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Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Gannicus, Castus, and Oenomaus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic. Little is known about Spartacus beyond the events of the war, and surviving historical accounts ...

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Jul 31, 2006 ... The story of Spartacus has served as inspiration for books, movies and a television series ... Ancient History: Spartacus and the Slave Rebellion.

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Nov 16, 2014 ... Spartacus' story begins in Thrace, a region to the north of Greece, the west of Italy , and to the south of the Celtic tribes. His exact beginnings are ...

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Discover facts about Spartacus, the Roman slave and gladiator. Find out why he has become a modern-day inspirational figure.

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Sulla marched his legions into Rome itself to enforce his appointment and to stop the reform legislation of the populares; this was the first time in history that a ...

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Feb 2, 2010 ... The legend of Spartacus has inspired so many fanciful retellings, ... In The Spartacus War, Barry Strauss gives a historical account of the ...

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Mar 4, 2016 ... The story of Spartacus has been told by historians, novelists, and filmmakers up to the present day when it enjoys a wide following as a very ...

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Sep 17, 2013 ... One of the people Spartacus escaped with was his wife, a Thracian woman whose name is lost to history. The writer Plutarch, who lived in the ...

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The principal sources for Spartacus are Plutarch and Appian. For additional details see The Cambridge Ancient History, vol. 9: The Roman Republic, 133-44  ...