Alan Baker - History - 2001 - 223 pages
Describes the history of Roman gladiator games, exploring the sport's political and social role, the life and training of a gladiator, and the games.
Daniel P. Mannix - History - 2001 - 228 pages
The real-life story of the gladiators and the deadly spectacles of ancient Rome provides a vivid account of the horrific cost of these violent games. By the author of The ...