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Rome's Lost Harbor

  • 49m 40s
  • 1996
  • TV-G
  • CC

The Roman city of Ostia was once a vital harbor town. Today, Ostia is covered in sand. Examine the reasons for its demise and explore recent excavations, which unearthed well-preserved ruins that rival those of Pompeii.

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