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You wouldn't want to be a Roman Gladiator!

February 21, 2012
Uploaded by M Michael - Category: Recreation - Tags: #Gladiator  0 1,849 0

 Beloved by the masses and sometimes scorned by the elites, Roman gladiators were the working class heroes of antiquity. For more than 650 years, people flocked to arenas across the empire to watch these armed and highly trained warriors engage in a blood-soaked spectacle equal parts sport, theater and cold-blooded murder. Get the facts on the enigmatic men-at-arms behind Ancient Rome’s most notorious form of entertainment.ator?