How to use Pozzuoli in a sentence

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  • The Phlegraean Fields embrace all the country round Baiae and Pozzuoli and the adjoining islands.

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  • It is situated on and at the base of a hill projecting into the bay at Pozzuoli, separated from the main portion of the Gulf of Naples by the promontory of Posilipo.

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  • In the middle ages Pozzuoli was frequently sacked and also damaged by the natural convulsions of 1198 and 1538.

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  • Farther west, on the coast, and provided with a convenient harbour, stands Pozzuoli (Puteoli), a city containing many Roman remains, but now chiefly remarkable for the large gunworks erected by Messrs Armstrong & Co.; and beyond it, round the Bay of Baiae, are Monte Nuovo, a hill thrown up in a single night in September 1538; the classic site of Baiae; the Lucrine Lake; Lake Avernus; the Lake of Fusaro (Acherusia Palus); the Elysian t Fields; and the port and promontory of Misenum.

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  • From Cumae they colonized Dikearchia (Pozzuoli) and probably subsequently Palaeopolis.

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