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CLAS 4120/6120

Pompeii and Herculaneum: The Buried Cities
Credit Hours:

Pompeii, Herculaneum, and the area destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius. Concentration will be on political, social, religious, and economic life, combined with a study of the painting, sculpture, and architecture of the excavated cities and villas.

CLAS 1010 or permission of department
Course Type:
Classical Culture

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