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Gladiator - Wikipedia

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A gladiator was an armed combatant who entertained audiences in the Roman Republic and ...... uncredited Joe D'Amato. Grier and Markov portray female gladiators in ancient Rome, who have been en...

10 Things You May Not Know About Roman Gladiators - History Lists

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Mar 4, 2014 ... Get the facts on the enigmatic men-at-arms behind Ancient Rome's most notorious form of entertainment.

Gladiator - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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A gladiator was a professional fighter who specialised with particular weapons and fought before the public in large purpose-built arenas throughout the Roman  ...

The Roman Gladiator

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Most gladiators were prisoners of war, slaves bought for the purpose, or criminals .... The gladiator held a morbid fascination for the ancient Romans. Their blood ...

Murderous Games: Gladiatorial Contests in Ancient Rome | History ...

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Mosaic at the National Archaeological Museum in Madrid showing a retiarius (net -fighter) named Kalendio fighting a secutor named Astyanax. Rome was a ...

Top 10 Famous Ancient Roman Gladiators - AncientHistoryLists

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Top 10 famous ancient roman gladiator that draw attention of thousand of Roman spectator. Roman gladiators were the athletic superstar.

Gladiators, Chariots, and the Roman Games [ushistory.org]

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But if the crowd is dissatisfied with the losing fighter — as was usually the case — its dissatisfaction meant slaughter. In ancient Rome, death had become a form ...

History - Ancient History in depth: Gladiators: Heroes of the Roman ...

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Feb 17, 2011 ... The ancient Romans are often seen as bringing civilisation to the western world, but they regarded the slaying of gladiators as a normal form of ...

Gladiators in Ancient Rome: how did they live and die? | History Extra

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Nov 16, 2016 ... The gladiator has long been an iconic symbol of ancient Rome, and a popular element in any Roman epic movie, but what do we really know ...

Gladiators - Roman Colosseum

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Roman Gladiators! Visit the Romans site for interesting history, facts and information about the Gladiators of Ancient Rome. The life, times, weapons and fights of ...