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The Last Days of Pompeii, a novel by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton tells the love story of the Greeks Glaucus and Ione who were living in Pompeii when Mt. Vesuvius erupted and destroyed the city. But aside from telling their romance, the book is also full of insights about the decadent lifestyle of the Romans during the later part of their empire’s history. The different characters in the story represent the different civilizations which they come from. Glaucus, the main protagonist in the nov ...
 
Last Days of Pompeii is a novel written by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1834. Once a very widely read book and now relatively neglected, it culminates in the cataclysmic destruction of the city of Pompeii by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.The novel uses its characters to contrast the decadent culture of first-century Rome with both older cultures and coming trends. The protagonist, Glaucus, represents the Greeks who have been subordinated by Rome, and his nemesis Arbaces the still older ...
 
Rick Steves Italy Audio Tours provide humorous and insightful commentary on the art and history of many of Italy's most notable museums and historic sites in Assisi, Florence, Pompeii, Rome, and Venice. Each tour includes a PDF companion map, downloadable at http://www.ricksteves.com/audiotours. Subscribe to get them all! Excerpted from Rick Steves guidebooks. All rights reserved. You'll find related travel information for these destinations at http://www.ricksteves.com.
 
Risktory is a first of its kind podcast, dedicated to telling the story of risk through the lens of history.From Napoleon in his first Italian campaign, to the ancient city of Pompeii, to Jack the Ripper. Risk management has always had a place in helping humans to both guard against existential threat, but to also grasp and exploit exquisite opportunity.Think risk is boring? Let Risktory blow your mind. New episodes are released every Monday.
 
It was a cold and stormy night in Chicago. Two loud idiots gathered around a microphone to talk about spooky movies. There would be no survivors.Hosted by Cody (instagram.com/codymonster91) and Kira (instagram.com/heykirahey). Our theme music is by Apres Pompeii (instagram.com/aprespompeii), episode artwork is by Liah Paterson (instagram.com/atenderwitch), and header artwork is by Marc Christoforidis (http://marcchristo.tumblr.com).
 
Before Hollywood, there was history. Discover the real Indiana Jones and his cinematic legacy. Hosted by Prof. Justin Jacobs, author of "Indiana Jones in History: From Pompeii to the Moon" (IndianaJonesInHistory.com)
 
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Lead Actors' Prior "Who" Appearances It's no surprise that, with so many actors appearing in "Doctor Who," some get "re-cast" in other Whovian roles throughout the years. However, a few of the main actors in the franchise previously appeared in other episodes. Jessica and Phillip look at Eve Myles appearing as a guest star before moving on to " ...…
 
Hop in the prayer closet with us, we’re talking CARRIE. Finally we’re giving the people what they want: discussions of our non-existent high school sex lives and musical theatre references. Kira admires Amy Irving’s curls and Cody won’t stop singing Cats. Shalom! Hosted by Cody (@codymonster91) and Kira (@heykirahey). Follow Halloweeners on Ins ...…
 
“Dying Songs” focuses on melancholic electronic music but isn’t limited to that. Sometimes it gets dark, sometimes I try to mix techno awkwardly, sometimes i get nostalgic… I like stuff that’s dreamy, ghostly, pretty and sad. I’ll try out new productions of my own, as well. I’m keeping it pretty open and we’ll see how it evolves.” – Jimmy DOWNL ...…
 
Zippity zap, Franky’s here! This week we’re talking about the original 1931 FRANKENSTEIN! Kira has no mercy for child actors and Cody can’t stop his eyes from rolling (he really likes old movies, we swear!) Anybody want some hard boiled eggs? Hosted by Cody (@codymonster91) and Kira (@heykirahey). Follow Halloweeners on Instagram and Twitter @h ...…
 
As we review the best of the best movies that we've ever seen, we get nervous about making jokes about actual good movies, so we end up making a great sequel to Atlantis: The Lost Empire, one of the most underrated animated movies of all time. But yeah, this episode feels like an actual movie podcast, weirdly enough. Spoilers: Good Will Hunting ...…
 
Pompeii was a functioning town, and had everything that goes with it – sanitation, transport, housing, entertainment. The people of Pompeii needed their creature comforts, and Rome found a way to provide.Guest: Professor Ray Laurence (Ancient History, Macquarie University).
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: PompeiiAuthor: Robert HarrisNarrator: Alex JenningsFormat: AbridgedLength: 5 hrs and 56 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 07-23-09Publisher: Random House AudioBooksRatings: 3.5 of 5 out of 9 votesGenres: Fiction, HistoricalPublisher's Summary:All alo ...…
 
We finish our look at movies about music by discussing concert movies. What makes a good concert movie? Why are concert movies no longer interesting? Show notes: Ladies & Gentlemen: The Rolling Stones Woodstock: Three Days of Peace & Music The Last Waltz The Complete Monterey Pop Festival The Criterion Collection The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelt ...…
 
2018 brings another new Verity! feature: Perfect Match, in which a Verity selects a classic Who story and a modern Who story that go together...for whatever reason. Join Erika, Lynne, and Tansy as we compare and contrast Tansy's perfect match: "The Romans" and "The Fires of Pompeii". What ties do you see between these two stories? How has story ...…
 
This week Daniel and Natalya review the new Black Panther movie, The NBA All Star weekend, touching base on the incident that happened at Daniels work a few weeks ago. Discuss the historical devastation of Pompeii and talk about starting off fresh! For advice shoot us an email: ibecomeswe2009@gmail.com check out our youtube channel: I Becomes W ...…
 
Jon and Al cover the first chapter from Strange Tales 180. Apparently we weren't supposed to put this out as people tried to make noise in the backgound, recordings stopped and computers died. Despite that we still got this out. Was it worth it? Probably not, but we still had fun. Beetlemania ComicBookDB Comixology Complete Marvel Reading Order ...…
 
On this special episode, recorded at the 2017 Produced By: New York conference, production designers Paul Austerberry (The Shape of Water, Len and Company, Twilight Saga: Eclipse) and Santo Loquasto (Wonder Wheel, Blue Jasmine, Bullets Over Broadway) talk about how they do what they do. About Paul Austerberry Paul is the production designer on ...…
 
One of the world’s great museums of antiquity, Naples' Archaeological Museum boasts supersized statues, decorations from Pompeii and Herculaneum, and the opportunity to get up close and personal with the ancient world. Don't forget to download the handy PDF companion map at http://www.ricksteves.com/audiotours.…
 
What must be one of the most famous natural disasters in history took place when Mt Vesuvius buried Pompeii in 79 CE. But when the town was resurrected 1700 years later, a new chapter in its history was written.
 
Paul and Tony return with News, Genre 5 (Newsroom Movies), Weekly Recommendations and Rejections, Test of Tony (Apollo 13) and Movie of the Week The Rules of Attraction. #Movies #Cinema #ThePost #LordOfTheRings #Apollo13 #TheRulesOfAttraction #ITonya #Lampoon #FigureSkating #DawnsonsCreek #Hereditary #Unsane…
 
Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius sits down with author Robert Harris to discuss his latest book, “Munich,” as well as some of his previous novels including “Fatherland,” “Pompeii” and “An Officer and a Spy.”
 
A 2017 recap. So basically it was a run-down of major things that happened this 2017 year that we should all probably be aware of. We talk about things like north korea, south korea, bill cosby, the olympics .. you get the idea. If you guys want to support us give us some good ratings on iTunes and follow us on Instagram,Facebook and Twitter at ...…
 
It is the time of Saturnalia and the group are in for one nonstop party with Leelui as the King. Devin: CJ Lin @DAero3092 Webby: Lincoln @Jaxforestwalker Rob: Alex @Confessor_X Tamara: Leelui and Jacob Warner @Danceintheabyss Goose: Felix @MinGoose Jonathan Williams: Game Master @JonDMP You can also find us on Facebook at facebook.com/FateofHer ...…
 
Taking a look at the next three appearances of Mistress Death in Mystic Comis #8 and Strange Tales #2 - 3. Mostly Strange Tales #3. We also talk about the Slingers briefly. Remember them? Back to the Bins Batman Knightcast Black Marvel Blackfoot Confederacy ComicBookDB Complete Marvel Reading Order Dusk Facebook Grand Comics Database Hornet Leg ...…
 
In this nail biting episode the boys discuss interesting bars around the world and what there ideal bar would be. They talk about One Punch Man, Gourmet Samurai and the allure of wrestling. How Pompeii the movie sucks and which movie/TV/book that has been spoiled for you. How gross working in a theater can be and that Playboy is going nude ... ...…
 
Hören Sie sich dieses volle Hörbuch kostenlos bei http://hotaudiobook.com/free Titel: Roma AntiquaAutor:: John ClarkeErzähler: Michael Hametner, Kerstin HoffmannFormat: UnabridgedSpieldauer: 1 hr and 10 minsSprache: DeutschVeröffentlichungsdatum: 12-08-17Herausgeber: Lindhardt og RinghofKategorien: History, WorldZusammenfassung des Herausgebers ...…
 
Well, it's taken a while, but we finally got to the arc that made me want to start this podcast in the first place! Jim Starlin has taken on Adam Warlock and Jon is back to cover the issue with me. So join us as we get cosmic and maybe divert off into movie novelizations a little bit. ComicbookDB Comixology Complete Marvel Reading Order DC Comi ...…
 
It's here! The big one! Captain Marvel #33, the final issue in the Thanos War. Join Al and Brian in the super-sized Thanksgiving (yeah it's not late..thats it!) episode as we wrap up this saga to make way for the next one!! Beetlemania Captain Marvel Hostess Ad ComicBookDB Comixology Complete Marvel Reading Order Denouement Doozers Episode 13- ...…
 
Joe is back to help me finish off the Deadpool vs Thanos mini-series. Featuring talk about Captain Universe, what is outside of reality and one of our favorite X-Men! Captain Universe/Uni-Power Chasing Amy Tracer Scene ComicBookDB Complete Marvel Reading Order Facebook Grand Comics Database Iron Man 3 End Credit Scene Marvel Mike's Amazing Worl ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Shreds and PatchesSubtitle: The Fourth Jeff Chaussier New Orleans MysteryAuthor: Mr. George Joseph Sanchez Sr.Narrator: George SanchezFormat: UnabridgedLength: 7 hrs and 53 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 11-01-17Publisher: Blue Moon Studio Product ...…
 
Welcome to the third episode of the Countries For Kids PODCAST, Italy for Kids, with Karyn from CASE OF ADVENTURE. We are excited to travel through many lands with you! Please click read more… below if you did not come directly to the full post. Read or listen, watch the videos and download the Italy printable pack. Click the play button in the ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: The Haunted and the HauntersAuthor: Edward Bulwer-LyttonNarrator: Jim KillaveyFormat: UnabridgedLength: 1 hr and 34 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 10-24-17Publisher: Jimcin RecordingsGenres: Classics, British LiteraturePublisher's Summary:Edward B ...…
 
A slave-turned-gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.
 
A long recording session begets heatstroke madness. Somewhere between finding my spirit Ethicist and swapping out Pokémon for an even bigger threat, we become promptly distracted by record temperatures. The Hottest Day Saga begins here, and might never ever end. You have been warned. We start to sweat. Topics include: Pompeii, Stoicism, People ...…
 
A long recording session begets heatstroke madness. Somewhere between finding my spirit Ethicist and swapping out Pokémon for an even bigger threat, we become promptly distracted by record temperatures. The Hottest Day Saga begins here, and might never ever end. You have been warned. We start to sweat. Topics include: Pompeii, Stoicism, People ...…
 
During a recent trip back to New Jersey we were able to find time to do a recording with Joe, while in the same room! Deadpool vs Thanos #3 takes us from a discussion of Hell in the Marvel Universe to Bernie Madoff (who is still alive despite what Al thinks). Before we get to that Kim joins us to do the Friends and Enemies segment that we forgo ...…
 
Peter Williams introduces the new series on the book of Exodus, and looks at Chapters 1-11, ‘Living in Slavery. To view Peter's notes (in PDF format), click here.Hi1-11, Living in slavery, The effect of sin.Do you have anything in your life that you are slaves to?How did they end up there? God led them to Egypt.Why were they in slavery? Because ...…
 
Peter Williams introduces the new series on the book of Exodus, and looks at Chapters 1-11, ‘Living in Slavery. To view Peter's notes (in PDF format), click here.Hi1-11, Living in slavery, The effect of sin.Do you have anything in your life that you are slaves to?How did they end up there? God led them to Egypt.Why were they in slavery? Because ...…
 
In this episode we discuss George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead. You can rent the movie online from Amazon, iTunes, or YouTube. There are spoilers for Night of the Living Dead. We also reference Zackk Snyder’s Dawn of the Dead, the films Shaun of the Dead and Snakes on a Plane, the television show Firefly, and the history of Pompeii. Conten ...…
 
SPOILERS!!! Today we learn not to sleep under an active volcano.
 
Oh Brandy, you’re made by french alcoholics, but we drink you anyway. Okay, that’s out of my system but we are talking about brandy today. So pass the Courvoisier, Sweet thang, and come in and have a drink. PODCAST ANNOUNCEMENTS: Our next video episode will be Sunday, Sep. 10 at 6:00 PM EST covering the 2017 Samuel Adams Beers of Fall pack, wit ...…
 
“I think it’s a complex negotiation when it comes to fine tuning the work or having to change it to fit someone else’s or some oppressive force’s agenda.” This week on SGN Discuss, we had the pleasure of meeting Nur Sabrina Bte Dzulkifli, who, at the age of 15, wrote the script to “Of Babies (not really) and People” and won the youth category o ...…
 
“I think it’s a complex negotiation when it comes to fine tuning the work or having to change it to fit someone else’s or some oppressive force’s agenda.” This week on SGN Discuss, we had the pleasure of meeting Nur Sabrina Bte Dzulkifli, who, at the age of 15, wrote the script to “Of Babies (not really) and People” and won the youth category o ...…
 
We're back to finish off Captain Marvel #32 with more thoughts on the nature of Thanos's godhood, Lou Ann and Brian's favorite character, Rick Jones! There is also a brief (and slightly spoilerly) talk about Guardians of the Galaxy vol.2 after the end credits. ComicBookDB Comixology Complete Marvel Reading Order Facebook Family Guy- Coming back ...…
 
In the second part I look at what happened if you were there and how you'd have died. Yes, I know how that sounds...
 
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