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Pliny the Younger's letters painted a beautiful picture of the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius. His letters are thought to have allowed modern volcanoligists to discover information about the eruption and the destruction of Pompeii. This presentation discusses how impactful these letters truly were.
Classics; Ancient Science Fair; Pompeii; Mt. Vesuvius; Pliny the Younger; Letters; Volcano; Eruption
Ancient History, Greek and Roman through Late Antiquity | Classics | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
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Huxlrey , T. (2020). Pliny The Younger & Mt. Vesuvius. Dayton, Ohio.