You Wouldn't Want to be a Roman Gladiator: Gory Things You'd Rather Not Know!

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Franklin Watts, Sep 1, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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This series meets National Curriculum Standards for: Science: History and Nature of Science Social Studies: Time, Continuity, & Change

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User Review  - SusanSherwood - LibraryThing

Summary: This book brings humor to learning history. It tells about the dark side of the ancient times. Explaining to the reader about being a slave, becoming a gladiator, and finally if you make it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lynn - Goodreads

A 'Mad Magazine' approach to a topic that could be gruesome indeed -- Roman Gladiators. From where gladiators came from, to how they were trained and the different types of gladiators, this is a very ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

John Malam is the author of more than 100 books for children.

Antram was born in Brighton, England. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time artist.

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