Prior to its destruction, Pompeii was a city with rampant crime and ordinary citizens often resorted to extraordinary measures to protect themselves ? including taking the law into their own hands.
The ancient Roman city of Pompeii is best known for the volcanic eruption that both buried and preserved it. Now, experts are reexamining a 2,000-year-old crime scene that suggests this was a city where the fear of death loomed long before Mount Vesuvius covered it in ash. Delve into a world of lawlessness, political intrigue, and underworld godfathers.
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