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Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Gannicus and Castus, ..... Howard Fast wrote the historical novel Spartacus, the basis of the 1960 film directed by Stanley Kubri...

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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.

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 ...

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


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 ...

Spartacus: History of Gladiator Revolt Leader - Live Science


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 ...

Spartacus - Roman Colosseum


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

Spartacus - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Aug 14, 2014 ... Throughout history - both ancient and modern - those bound in chains have ... Spartacus 1960 Film Poster (Wikpedia User: w:en:Bwmoll3).

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 ...

Spartacus - Livius


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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Jun 17, 2013 ... Spartacus was the leader of a slave revolt against the Roman Republic in ... Keith Hopkins, Professor of Ancient History, Cambridge University
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.

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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  ...