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2 edition of Gladiators found in the catalog.


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Published by Bellwether Media in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

  • Gladiators,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Mark Roemhildt
    SeriesTorque: History"s greatest warriors
    LC ClassificationsGV35 .R64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25329185M
    ISBN 109781600147449
    LC Control Number2011028867

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It has cost your owner a lot of money to buy you, feed, train and equip you for the contest. Oct 30,  · Gladiators were often criminals and slaves, hired to provide entertainment in the Roman Circus or another arena.

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