Step into Reading with Pompeii... Buried Alive! Did you know a volcano can erupt without warning? Did you know a whole town can disappear? Read this book to find out what happened to a town named Pompeii when a Mount Vesuvius erupted almost 2,000 years ago! This book is a recommended reading level of Grades 2-3
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 48 Vendor: Random House, Inc Publication Date: 1987 Dimensions: 8.96 X 5.98 X 0.21 (inches) ISBN: 0394888669
ISBN-13: 9780394888668 UPC: 079808003995 Availability: In Stock Ages: 6-8 Series:Step into Reading
Illus. in full color. "The drama of natural disasters provides prime material to entice young independent readers. In this volume, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years ago, the eruption itself and its aftermath, and the excitement when the buried town is rediscovered centuries later. A lively and factual glimpse of a devastating moment in history, in an accessible, attractive package."--Publishers Weekly.