A gladiator was an armed combatant who entertained audiences in the Roman
Republic and ... Irrespective of their origin, gladiators offered spectators an
example of Rome's martial ethics and, in...
Spectators sometimes became part of the Coliseum show. Although the typical
Coliseum of Rome combatants were trained gladiators, convicted criminals and ...
Murderous Games: Gladiatorial Contests in Ancient Rome. By Keith Hopkins ... At
mid-day they are thrown to the spectators themselves. No sooner has a man ...
Most gladiators were prisoners of war, slaves bought for the purpose, ... The
spectators demand that the slayer shall face the man who is to slay him in his turn
Gladiator at the Colosseum ... was therefore ringed by eighty entrance gates at
ground level which formed the entrances and exits for the spectators.
Gladiators, Chariots, and the Roman Games. ... In height, the Coliseum was as
tall as a modern 12-story building; it held 50,000 spectators. Like many modern ...
Feb 3, 2016 ... Look, I totally understand that there are all kindz of different kings amongst us....
each unique and special in his/her own way. Just like a fvcking.
A gladiator was a fighter in ancient Rome who entertained spectators in Roman
arenas and amphitheatres. He fought against other gladiators and animals.
Feb 17, 2011 ... It was the prerogative of the sponsor, acting upon the wishes of the spectators, to
decide whether to reprieve the defeated gladiator or consign ...
Mar 22, 2011 ... Image showing a detail of gladiator and leopard from a Roman mosaic ... of the
Colosseum is separated from other spectators by a 5m- (16ft-) ...