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Panic in Pompeii

L. A. Peacock

Panic in Pompeii

by L. A. Peacock

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eruption, 79,
  • Twins,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Time travel,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Twins Jess and Josh travel back in time to the ancient Roman city of Pompeii in search of their uncle. But can they find him and escape before Mount Vesuvius erupts?

    Edition Notes

    Statementby L. A. Peacock ; illustrated by Nathan Hale
    SeriesSecret in the attic
    ContributionsHale, Nathan, 1976- ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25220914M
    ISBN 100545340624
    ISBN 109780545340625
    LC Control Number2011276584
    OCLC/WorldCa760177000

    Pompeii: A Roman Girl's Diary is a historical fiction book written by Sue Reid. It is the twentieth book in the My Story series by Scholastic UK. The book was published in May and reissued in February It was followed by Valerie Wilding's Road to War. Claudia, a young Roman girl, lives in Pompeii during AD 79, the year of the infamous eruption of Mount in series: Unpeeling Pompeii: Studies in Region I of Pompeii. Milano: Electa, Print.-This book's information was helpful because it talked about all of the destruction in Pompeii, and it explained the reasoning of some of the things found. Deem, James M. "Bodies from the Ash." Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Print.

      A worksheet that pupils can use as a template to plan a story based on the book Escape from Pompeii. Escape from Pompeii Story Plan Template (no rating) 0 customer reviews. Author: Created by KS2History. Pompeii-Story-Plan. Report a problem. Categories & Ages.   The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 meant death for most of the Roman citizens living in Pompeii. But some people must have survived, and Christina Balit has used this as the starting-point for her story. It tells of Tranio, an actor's son, and his friend Livia, the baker's daughter, who witness the destruction of their beloved city.4/5(1).

    The Last Days of Pompeii is a novel written by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in The novel was inspired by the painting The Last Day of Pompeii by the Russian painter Karl Briullov, which Bulwer-Lytton had seen in Milan. It culminates in the cataclysmic destruction of the city of Pompeii by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD Author: Edward Bulwer-Lytton.   What a good book! This book is a novel describing four days in Pompeii--two days before the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, and then two days of the eruption. There are geological facts about volcanos and eruptions at the beginning of every chapter. The warning signs of the eruption are ominous. The engineering of the Roman aqueducts is truly amazing.


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Panic in Pompeii book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This edition is available for distribution only though the school 4/5. Panic in Pompeii Paperback – January 1, by L. Peacock (Author) Book 3 of 3 in the Secret in the Attic Series.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: L. Peacock. But can they get out of Pompeii safely after Vesuvius explodes and covers the town. Expand Product Details In this book from the "Secret In The Attic" series, ten-year-old twins Jess and Josh time travel back to ancient Rome to save their uncle.

I read this book while on a trip to southern Italy, and visiting Pompeii was part of the trip. I thought that reading this would help me visualize the city as it was before the eruption. I was about 2/3 through the book at the time of the visit to Pompeii. We had a guided tour for 2 hours, and then had an hour to ourselves to by: 1.

Pompeii is a novel by Robert Harris, published by Random House in It blends historical fiction with the real-life eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD, which overwhelmed Pompeii and its surrounding environs. The novel is notable for its references to various aspects of volcanology and use of the Roman calendar.

[citation needed] Ina film version of the book had been Author: Robert Harris. "Escape from Pompeii" by Christina Balit is a story about the city of Pompeii and the day that Mount Vesuvius erupted.

It has good vocabulary and depicts what life was like in Pompeii. It would be a great book to read aloud to students who are interested in Pompeii or interested in other cultures or historical events/5.

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Free shipping for many products. In this book from the "Secret In The Attic" series, ten-year-old twins Jess and Josh time travel back to ancient Rome to save their uncle. But can they get out of.

In Pompeii, however, as in the earlier books, Harris shows a great talent for the organisation of a story. The novel has a subtle underlying structure moving from water to fire - it is the.

But Pompeii proves to be a corrupt and violent town, and Attilius soon discovers that there are powerful forces at work—both natural and man-made—threatening to destroy him.

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Pompeii (Book): Ball, Karen: Describes everyday life in Pompeii as it would have been on the day of the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D., the destruction and panic which occurred after the event, and the rediscovery of Pompeii in the nineteenth century. “Pompeii” was the fourth song to be released from Bastille’s debut album Bad has reached number 2 on the UK Singles Chart, topped the Scottish charts, and reached the number 5 on.

Pompeii (pŏmpā´, Ital. pōmpĕ´ē), ancient city of S Italy, a port near Naples and at the foot of Mt. ly an old Oscan settlement, it was a Samnite city for centuries before it passed under Roman rule at the time of Lucius Cornelius Sulla (1st cent.

— The New York Times Book Review All along the Mediterranean coast, the Roman empire’s richest citizens are relaxing in their luxurious villas, enjoying the last days of summer. The world’s largest navy lies peacefully at anchor in Misenum.

The tourists are spending their money in the seaside resorts of Baiae, Herculaneum, and : Random House Publishing Group. Heading for the harbor, Tranio and his friend Livia hide on a boat and witness one of the most terrifying moments in recorded history-the eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the destruction of their beloved city, Pompeii.

Although this book handles the sensitive subject of a tragic natural disaster, this book perfectly pitched for years 2 and : Frances Lincoln Children's Books.

The easiest way to visit Pompeii from Rome is on a guided excursion. On this tour, booked through Kajubi, you'll travel by bus from Rome to Naples where you'll pass by the city's historic sites and travel through the valley below Mount Vesuvius where you'll see the volcano looming above.

Upon arrival in Pompeii, you'll have lunch and then visit the Pompeii excavations before being taken back. ESCAPE FROM POMPEII Christina Balit, Author. Holt $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS.

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Guide Book: Pompeii and Herculaneum. In the shadow of Vesuvius. The Guide to Pompeii and Herculaneum by Vision – Past & Present contains the history of Pompeii, Herculaneum and their temples and monuments, told on a fascinating journey through the ruins.

A guide full of curiosity, images and historical information about Mount Vesuvius and its famous eruption, which in AD 79 destroyed. Project Gutenberg's The Last Days of Pompeii, by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Last Days.Set in 79 AD and the deadly volcano eruption of Mount Vesuvius, Pompeii is a semi-thrilling doomsday story written by English author Robert Harris.

This is a historical fiction story that blends a fictitious story with real events and real people. The book also uses a tremendous amount of foreshadowing with volcanology notes preceding each chapter.“A Superb Guide Book” We actually used this book to tour the excavations at Pompeii in Italy.

My six year old son had read the story many times before we went and when we were there we used the map to find all of the places mentioned, really bringing the visit to life and enabling us to see what the different ruins would have looked like before the eruption.