Throwback Thursday: This Week in History… The Destruction of Pompeii

We’re throwing all the way back to the Roman Empire today and the destruction of Pompeii on August 24 in the year 79. The city wasn’t rediscovered and excavated until the 1740s but once word of its well-preserved marvels spread, artists and intellectuals flocked from all over Europe to see it. The vast majority of … More Throwback Thursday: This Week in History… The Destruction of Pompeii