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Spartacus was a Greek Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising agains...

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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.

'Spartacus War': Story Of The Real-Life Gladiator : NPR


Feb 2, 2010 ... In The Spartacus War, Barry Strauss gives a historical account of the charismatic rebel who inspired a slave revolt against Rome.

The legendary Spartacus: Gladiator and leader of slaves against the ...


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 ...

The Unbelievable (Mostly) Untold Tale of Spartacus's Wife ...


Apr 5, 2013 ... As the Starz drama "Spartacus: War of the Damned" hurtles towards its conclusion, historian Barry Strauss tells the story of an unsung heroine ...

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Spartacus (died 71 B.C.) was a Thracian gladiator who led a slave war in ... From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68 (1959; 2d ed.

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May 30, 2016 ... Spartacus: leader of an army of runaway slaves that shook Italy in 73-71 ... of Sallust or (less likely) Livy's History of Rome from its Foundation.

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Spartacus! Visit the Romans site for interesting history, facts and information about Spartacus. History, facts and information about the Romans, Ancient Rome , ...

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Jun 17, 2013 ... Spartacus was the leader of a slave revolt against the Roman Republic in ... Keith Hopkins, Professor of Ancient History, Cambridge University
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Mar 26, 2016 ... A History Channel broadcast on the life and times of a gladiator/slave who led the first successful mass slave revolt against the military power of ...
Spartacus and his formidable army continue to outwit Rome's best commanders; the powers of the Empire desperately turn to wealthy politician Marcus Crassus for help in crushing... More>>
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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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Discover facts about Spartacus, the Roman slave and gladiator. Find out why he has become a modern-day inspirational figure.

Spartacus: History of Gladiator Revolt Leader - Live Science


Sep 17, 2013 ... Spartacus was a gladiator who led a slave revolt against the Romans. While he is a popular character in movies and television, there is not a lot ...