History and Science

A Man Uncovered a Treasure Trove of Ancient History While Trying to Fix his Toilet

Pedro Leon

Published on 12-17-2018 by Pedro Leon


Luciano Faggiano had just bought a building in order to fulfill his dream of opening and operating his own trattoria -which is an Italian restaurant. His plans soon were unexpectedly halted because he tried to fix his toilet, only weeks before the restaurant's opening day. He made a jaw-dropping discovery that transformed him from an inspiring business-owner to a full-time historian and archaeologist!

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