(From the publisher):
Classic Victorian tale of the last days of Pompeii, doomed city that lay at the feet of Mount Vesuvius. From poets to flower-girls, gladiators to Roman tribunes, here is a plausible story of their lives, their loves, and the tragic fate that awaited them.
Original title: The Last Days of Pompeii
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ Ancient World (Greece, Rome, etc)→ Rome