Reflections on and of Pompeii
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Pompeii: Daily Life in an Ancient Roman City
Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
No archaeological site in the world has such an evocative name as Pompeii. And yet, when most people hear this name, they think of destruction. In this introduction, gain an overview of the course and begin to consider why the remains of Pompeii offer more than just a story of a cataclysm.