5 edition of The gladiator found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-216) and index
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However, Maximus escapes and returns home - too late to save his family. He collapses and is sold as a slave where his prowess as a gladiator gets noticed and eventually he fights his way htrough Africa to Rome, where he meets the emperor face to face. The emperor spares his life, then challenges Maximus to a fight in the arena. A history of the often brutal world of the gladiators written in an engaging narrative style and containing full colour illustrations throughout.
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The book, for those of you who have seen the film, holds no new suprises, indeed it looks as if Dewey Graham wrote it scene by scene sat if front of his DVD player/5(19).
"The Gladiator" is a readable and sometimes melodramatic account of the gladiatorial games of ancient Rome. The book is not a systematic, chronological history of the arena--rather, it offers an impression of what the contests would have been like at various points in the development of /5(27).
I really think this book helps bring together the inmportant elements of Roman culture: the emperor, the Senate, the slavery, the warrior culture and entertainment.
For kids too young to watch "Gladiator" the movie, it helps them enter the arena and get a sense of what it was all really like/5(9). The Gladiator follows events on the island of Crete following an earthquake and tidal wave, releasing the many slaves used by the local landowners.
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Gladiator B2 Intermediate+. Dewey Gram. novel. 64 80 General Maximus, the Commander of the Roman Army of the North, has won his last battle in the war against Germania.A book written by classics professor Monica S. Cyrino about ancient Rome on the big screen.
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