The Resource The natural history of Pompeii, edited by Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer

The natural history of Pompeii, edited by Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer

Label
The natural history of Pompeii
Title
The natural history of Pompeii
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH152
LC item number
.N36 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-2007
  • 1917-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jashemski, Wilhelmina F.
  • Meyer, Frederick G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Klassieke oudheid
  • Natuurlijke historie
  • Sciences naturelles
  • Natural history
  • Natuurlijke historie
  • Klassieke oudheid
  • Ethnobotanik
  • Kultur
  • Natur
  • Naturgeschichte (Fach)
  • Natur
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Kultur
  • Pompéi (Ville ancienne)
  • Italy
  • Pompeji
  • Pompeji
Label
The natural history of Pompeii, edited by Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published by the Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge "--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Vesuvian sites before AD 79 : the archaeological, literary, and epigraphical evidence / Wilhelmina F. Jashemski -- Mount Vesuvius before the disaster / Haraldur Sigurdsson -- The eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79 / Haraldur Sigurdsson and Steven Carey -- Paleosols of the Pompeii area / J.E. Foss [and others] -- Plants : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, plant remains, graffiti, inscriptions, and ancient authors / Wilhelmina F. Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer, and Massimo Ricciardi -- Pollen analysis of soil samples from the AD 79 level : Pompeii, Oplontis, and Boscoreale / G.W. Dimbleby and Eberhard Grüger -- Wood associated with the AD 79 eruption : its chemical characterization by solid state 13C as a guide to the degree of carbonization / Patrick G. Hatcher -- Identification of the woods used in the furniture at Herculaneum / Stephan T.A.M. Mols -- Dendrochronological investigations at Herculaneum and Pompeii / Peter Ian Kuniholm -- Environmental changes in and around Lake Avernus in Greek and Roman times : a study of the plant and animal remains preserved in the lake's sediments / Eberhard Grüger [and others] -- Fish : evidence from specimens, mosaics, wall paintings, and Roman authors / David S. Reese -- Marine invertebrates, freshwater shells, and land snails : evidence from specimens, mosaics, wall paintings, sculpture, jewelry, and Roman authors / David S. Reese -- Insects : evidence from wall paintings, sculpture, mosaics, carbonized remains, and ancient authors / Hiram G. Larew -- Amphibians and reptiles : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, skeletal remains, and ancient authors / Liliane Bodson and David Orr -- Birds : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, skeletal remains, and ancient authors / George E. Watson -- Mammals : evidence from wall paintings, sculpture, mosaics, faunal remains, and ancient literary sources / Anthony King -- Health and nutrition at Herculaneum : an examination of human skeletal remains / Sara Bisel and Jane Bisel
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
xxiii, 502 pages
Isbn
9780521800549
Lccn
2001025503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46393268
  • (OCoLC)ocm46393268
Label
The natural history of Pompeii, edited by Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer
Publication
Note
"Published by the Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge "--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Vesuvian sites before AD 79 : the archaeological, literary, and epigraphical evidence / Wilhelmina F. Jashemski -- Mount Vesuvius before the disaster / Haraldur Sigurdsson -- The eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79 / Haraldur Sigurdsson and Steven Carey -- Paleosols of the Pompeii area / J.E. Foss [and others] -- Plants : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, plant remains, graffiti, inscriptions, and ancient authors / Wilhelmina F. Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer, and Massimo Ricciardi -- Pollen analysis of soil samples from the AD 79 level : Pompeii, Oplontis, and Boscoreale / G.W. Dimbleby and Eberhard Grüger -- Wood associated with the AD 79 eruption : its chemical characterization by solid state 13C as a guide to the degree of carbonization / Patrick G. Hatcher -- Identification of the woods used in the furniture at Herculaneum / Stephan T.A.M. Mols -- Dendrochronological investigations at Herculaneum and Pompeii / Peter Ian Kuniholm -- Environmental changes in and around Lake Avernus in Greek and Roman times : a study of the plant and animal remains preserved in the lake's sediments / Eberhard Grüger [and others] -- Fish : evidence from specimens, mosaics, wall paintings, and Roman authors / David S. Reese -- Marine invertebrates, freshwater shells, and land snails : evidence from specimens, mosaics, wall paintings, sculpture, jewelry, and Roman authors / David S. Reese -- Insects : evidence from wall paintings, sculpture, mosaics, carbonized remains, and ancient authors / Hiram G. Larew -- Amphibians and reptiles : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, skeletal remains, and ancient authors / Liliane Bodson and David Orr -- Birds : evidence from wall paintings, mosaics, sculpture, skeletal remains, and ancient authors / George E. Watson -- Mammals : evidence from wall paintings, sculpture, mosaics, faunal remains, and ancient literary sources / Anthony King -- Health and nutrition at Herculaneum : an examination of human skeletal remains / Sara Bisel and Jane Bisel
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
xxiii, 502 pages
Isbn
9780521800549
Lccn
2001025503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46393268
  • (OCoLC)ocm46393268

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...