Mount Vesuvius


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Noun1.Mount Vesuvius - a volcano in southwestern Italy on the Mediterranean coastMount Vesuvius - a volcano in southwestern Italy on the Mediterranean coast; a Plinian eruption in 79 AD buried Pompeii and killed Pliny the Elder; last erupted in 1944
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
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They arrive on the eve of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, which destroyed Pompeii, and attempt to alter history by saving the residents from death.
79: Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried the city of Pompeii under hot volcanic ash.
The 1908 Olympic Games were originally due to be staged in Rome but an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 1906 forced a change of plan.
THIS picture (left) was taken in March 1944 and shows three young pilots standing in front of Mount Vesuvius inItaly.
ITALY'S deadliest volcano Mount Vesuvius could be about to blow its top in a spectacular eruption, experts predicted last night.
It perches high on a clifftop with views out over the romantic Bay of Naples and frowned on by the ever-brooding Mount Vesuvius.
The facility is a replica of a Roman villa of the first century, the Villa dei Papiri, which was destroyed when Mount Vesuvius erupted in A.
A room above the pool enjoys stunning views of Mount Vesuvius, while the beautiful island of Capri is a short hop away by jetfoil or ferry and Pompeii, frozen in time when Vesuvius erupted and embalmed it in ash nearly 2,000 years ago, is just along a peninsula dotted with hamlets and eye-catching beach resorts.
Live above your means" Film-maker Michael Winner "If any of the Roman Osbournes drank nearly as much as I used to, they wouldn't have even felt the lava" Rocker Ozzy Osbourne whose DNA is shared by ancient Romans who were killed at Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius "The thing is, deep down inside, I am not a nice person"Actress Fay Ripley
A talk by Suzanne Blackmore will explore the palatial villas, beautiful paintings, ornaments and priceless jewellery preserved when Pompeii, near modern-day Naples, was covered in ash and pumice in a catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD.

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