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Bisel, Sara Louise Clark.

The secrets of Vesuvius / by Sara Bisel with Jane Bisel and Shelley Tanaka ; historical consultant, Paul Denis. - New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., c1990. - 64 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. - A Time quest book .

"A Scholastic/Madison Press book."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 64)

By "reading" the bones of people killed in the town of Herculaneum by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, an anthropologist reconstructs their lives.

0590438506 : $15.95


Herculaneum (Extinct city)--Social life and customs.
Herculaneum (Extinct city)
Vesuvius (Italy)--Eruption, 79.

DG70.H5 / B57 1991