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Explosive History: April 4th, 1906 Vesuvius Eruption

April 4, 2021– Kayla Thompson, Adult Services Coordinator Many people know of the great Vesuvius explosion that decimated Pompeii in 79 A.D. The ruins have become a huge tourist attraction, and archaeologists, historians, and scientists alike have been enamored with the story of Pompeii and its demise. But how many people know much more than […]

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