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  • Secrets of the Dead

SECRETS OF THE DEAD | Herculaneum Uncovered | Trailer | PBS

Duration: 00:31
Program: Secrets of the Dead #603
Broadcast Date: May. 28, 2008

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Near the fabled Pompeii is Herculaneum, another city buried and frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Herculaneum Uncovered follows geo-archaeologists as they unearth precious artifacts that reveal what life was like before the eruption, and how the volcano devastated the town in a very different manner to Pompeii.

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Post Date: May 20, 2008