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Rachel Atkins in Pompeii: The Last Day

Pompeii: The Last Day

2003 NR

Take a step back in time via this engrossing program and visit the fabled "vanished city" on its last day, when Vesuvius erupted in a 24-hour reign of terror that covered the ancient town with tons of volcanic ash and mummified many inhabitants.