Histororead - Evan Hawes C Superfit muscled gladiators were hero-worshipped for their skills and courage as they fought to the death yet despised for

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Evan Hawes 11/22/2019 C Superfit, muscled gladiators were hero-worshipped for their skills and courage as they fought to the death, yet despised for their humble status. For over six terrible centuries, tens of thousands died in the blood flooded arenas of Rome and its country states, watched by crowds screaming for violence and thrill. Throughout the book, Fik Meijer explains the events and the rolls of the Roman citizens. He explains the gladiator’s backgrounds, their training needed, and types of gladiators there were including even female gladiators. Fik describes the types of gladiators saying” In those days the gladiators had been equipped only with spears and lances circulars Sheilds and fought in a kind of lance and…”(Fik 86). Describing what Gladiators would wear and what they would fight with. In Gladiators, it describes the building of the coliseum or Ampbitbeatrum Flavium the official name where ten thousand Jewish war slaves were used for manual labor to build the six- acre one hundred and nine feet tall massive building under ten years. It took master
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