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 ...
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 ...
The first recorded gladiatorial combat in Rome occurred when three pairs of ...
the right was equipped with a large latrine so spectators could relieve themselves
The Roman games. Question : Who were the spectators at Roman games?
Discuss the relationship between them and the performers they watched.
Gladiators (from Latin gladiatores) were both professional and amateur fighters in
ancient Rome who fought for the entertainment of its "civilized" spectators.
A gladiator was a fighter in ancient Rome who entertained spectators in Roman
arenas and amphitheatres. He fought against other gladiators and animals.
Top 10 famous ancient roman gladiator that draw attention of thousand of Roman
spectator. Roman gladiators were the athletic superstar.