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    Pompeii & Herculaneum: Destruction / Archaeology / Findings

    http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/04/01/1017206183365.html The article is too long to quote, but in summary it concerns a Roman villa in Herculaneum, partially excavated, which turned out to house the only intact library to have survived from the ancient world. Around 1800 papyri were...