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...
Nov 6, 2012 ... A gladiator was a professional fighter who specialised with particular ... Thirty,
forty or even fifty thousand spectators from all sections of Roman ...
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
A gladiator was a fighter in ancient Rome who entertained spectators in Roman
arenas and amphitheatres. He fought against other gladiators and animals.
Gladiators (from Latin gladiatores) were both professional and amateur fighters in
ancient Rome who fought for the entertainment of its "civilized" 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 ...
Eye witness account of the gladiatorial games. ... primary purpose of these life-or-
death duels was to entertain the multitude of spectators that jammed the arena.
Gladiator at the Colosseum ... was therefore ringed by eighty entrance gates at
ground level which formed the entrances and exits for the spectators.
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.