"A quick read, sort of like cleansing your palate between heavier courses of a meal. The twist was probably deemed more clever when the book first came out, but it's still a nice one and you can reread parts to see the clues you probably missed alo..."
"This will be more interesting to readers looking for an account of what life in an ancient Roman city was like; and those interested in the eruption.
I read this as a paperback copy entitled "Alive In The Last Days of Pompeii". It w..."