Ancient rome was a curious mixture of civilisation and barbarism saucy sculpture as the sculpture of pan and the goat attests, sex pervaded roman culture as much as violence. A guide to writing study notes for ancient history a guide to writing study notes for ancient history (read 5294 times) tweet share should i spend these holidays creating my syllabus dot point notes for pompeii/herc or should i just use what i have and try to do as many past papers, questions etc. Map of the roman empire - pompeii pompeii i-5 on the map ancient pompeii roman city destroyed by the eruption of mount vesuvius in 79 ad the whole event was witnessed by pliny the younger from a city 20 miles away in the bay of naples the buried. As a unesco world heritage site, it is famous as one of the few ancient cities that can now be seen in much of its original splendour, as well as for having been lost, along with pompeii, stabiae, oplontis and boscoreale, in the eruption of mount vesuvius in ad 79 that buried it. Ancient history year 12 study non-examinable background stages of occupation brief historical overview up to and including the eruption of ad 79 around the 5 th century bce, the samnite tribes had taken control over most of campania, which includes pompeii and herculaneum.
What was the name of the archaeologist who was chief archaeologist of pompeii during the second world war. Re: anyone know modern historians for pompeii/herc andrew wallace-hadrill is superb for housing and current conservation of the site ray laurence is pretty good for housing in pompeii, and also societal structure. Pompeii + herc notes this student studied: hsc - year 12 - ancient history physical environment - easy access to sea (and therefore, also to trade and communication that crossed the mediterranean) - on the coast of the wide bay of naples in campania - bay dominated by the volcano mount vesuvius and herculaneum lay below it, 7km away on a natural terrace.
This site is designed to supplement your classwork and private study of the topic cities of vesuvius: pompeii and herculaneum for your ancient history hsc. The modern sites of pompeii and herculaneum are physically different from the ancient sites of pompeii and herculaneum due to the eruption of mount vesuvius in 79ad the eruption greatly altered the topography of the area. Pompeii → necropolis (ancient cemetery/burial ground) along almost every road entering the city • tombs were decorated with columns, statues, frescoes, mosaics and bas-reliefs of various scenes.
Fountains found in pompeii- 42, 3 public in herc found public latrines at pompeii in forum, baths and palaestra, also latrines in private houses documents similar to basic notes ancient history hsc hsc: pompeii and herculaneum - glossary uploaded by emily venn world war 1 hsc notes (modern history uploaded by jess williams. Re: streetscapes of pompeii and herc the steping stones were also used because sewage went on the road also with that topic i guess u could talk about what buildings were typical of a roman town ie a roman town usually had a forum, public baths, temples etc. I have made a bundle of new and updated resources to cover the ancient history core pompeii and herculaneum there are 5 documents included here that cover conservation of the sites, ethical issues, current problems and solutions (updated january 2017 with current research), problems of tourism and a ppt that goes through syllabus expectations for this section of the core course. Section i — cities of vesuvius – pompeii and herculaneum 25 marks allow about 45 minutes for this section part a – 15 marks attempt questions 1–7 ancient history section ii — ancient societies 25 marks attempt one question from questions 9–18 allow about 45 minutes for this section. Watch video alexander the great was an ancient macedonian ruler and one of history’s greatest military minds who—as king of macedonia and persia—established the largest empire the ancient world had ever.
• (skeletal remains from ancient rome are rare because the romans cremated their dead, so the skeletons of pompeii and herculaneum are a major source of information about health in ancient. You will simply need to refer to your own notes and the website for the geographical setting, natural resources and political structure below are some syllabus notes for your use. 1961-1984 her archaeological investigations focused on the evidence of gardens and horticulture in the ancient city jashemski's work at pompeii, boscoreale. Excavations at pompeii began in 1748 today, advances in technology are being used to preserve and conserve and, as joanne berry and sarah court reveal, the ancient city still has much to tell us. By jessica briggs metalworking in pompeii what metalworking was reaching its prime in pompeii before the eruption electoral inscriptions indicate that pompeii had its own.
Pompeii - ad 79 1748-1860 pompeii was buried - although not, as we now know, destroyed - when the nearby, supposedly extinct, volcano. Physical environment- easy access to sea (and therefore, also to trade and communication that crossed themediterranean)- on the coast of the wide bay of naples in campania- bay dominated by the volcano mount vesuvius and herculaneum lay below it, 7km awayon a natural terracevolcanic features- mt vesuvius was dormant & in roman times covered by woods. Ancient history, pompeii and herc essay the large number of well-preserved frescoes throw a great light on everyday life and have been a major advance in art history of the ancient world, with the innovation of the pompeian styles.
Pompeii source 1: florus, brief history, 1113–6 ancient history section ii — ancient societies 25 marks attempt one question from questions 4–13 allow about 45 minutes for this section answer the question in a separate writing booklet extra writing booklets are available. The pompeii archaeological research project: porta stabia, an american research project, is re-writing the social and economic history of pompeii between the 2nd century bc and its destruction in ad 79 by excavating an overlooked and under-studied middle-class neighborhood in. Unlike pompeii, herculaneum was filled in with the volcanic mud that flowed from vesuvius which solidified encasing and preserving the town for posterity https: herculaneum, ancient roman city of the campania region, southern italy it is known to have been preserved, like pompeii, buried in the ashes of the eruption of vesuvius on august.