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Pompey

Jonathan Meades

Pompey

by Jonathan Meades

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: London : Jonathan Cape, 1993.

StatementJonathan Meades.
The Physical Object
Pagination(480)p. ;
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18314014M
ISBN 100099308215

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More invention on one page than most authors achieve in ten books. To this day I still can not understand why Pompey isn't regarded as one of the greatest books in the English language - other than lit circle snobbery towards the author, a restaurant critic at the time/5.

Before reading “Pompeii,” I had already read Robert Harris’s Cicero trilogy. The Cicero trilogy is an enthralling work of historical fiction, part mystery, part thriller, which introduces the reader to the wonders of Ancient Rome and the illustrious characters of the Late Republic, like Caesar, Crassus and Pompey Cited by: 1.

Nov 21,  · I recently read classicist Mary Beard's fascinating non-fiction book on Pompeii. This novel by Robert Harris is in many ways a nice complement to that, especially since it is Pompey book by a Roman engineer responsible for the aqueduct that supplied water to the coastal towns on the Bay of Naples, Pompeii among them.

We think of the Romans as /5. Pompeii is a novel by Robert Harris, published by Random House in It blends historical fiction with the real-life eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD, which overwhelmed Pompeii and its surrounding environs.

The novel is notable for its references to various aspects of volcanology and use of the Roman calendar. Ina film version of the book had been planned and was to be directed by Author: Robert Harris.

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Pompey makes a guest appearance in the French comic book Asterix and the Actress. In comics, Pompey appears as Julius Caesar's foe throughout The Adventures of Alix series. Films and theater [ edit ]Children: Gnaeus Pompeius, Pompeia Magna.

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