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Pompeii...Buried Alive!
By Michael Eagle (illustrator) and Edith Kunhardt
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Childrens Books
Publication date September 1, 1987
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780394888668
ISBN-10 0394888669
Dimensions 0.25 by 6.25 by 9 in.
Weight 0.25 lbs.
Original list price $3.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A simple retelling of the fateful days in 79 A.D. when Mt. Vesuvius erupted and the people in the ancient town of Pompeii perished.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A Step 4 HISTORY reader. "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.  

Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence. With full-color illustrations.

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Paperback
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from Random House Childrens Books (September 1, 1987)
9780394888668 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $3.99
About: A simple retelling of the fateful days in 79 A.
Reinforced
from Demco Media (September 1, 1987)
9780606033664 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.50 lbs | List price $12.50
About: A simple retelling of the fateful days in 79 A.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781435245617
 
With Michael Eagle (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (April 18, 2008)
9781435245617 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.48 lbs | List price $12.99
About: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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