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Download Gladiator The Roman Fighter's Unofficial Manual Mobi Á 208 pages Ú Reflectionslisburnltd ✓ So you think you’d like to be a gladiator Find out how to get thousands to idolize you as the strongest meanest fighter in the Roman empire Win fame and fortune in one oE is the right one for youWhen and how often you will fightWhat happens before during and after a duelCombining the latest research with modern reconstructions Gladiator helps you experience firsthand the spectacular yet brutal life and death of the most iconic figure of ancient Rom OutstandingPhilip Matyszak's wit and humorous prose makes reading about gladiators a gripping experience You won't be able to put the book down Highly recommended

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So you think you’d like to be a gladiator Find out how to get thousands to idolize you as the strongest meanest fighter in the Roman empire Win fame and fortune in one of Rome’s most glamorous locations in the presence of the emperor himself Who wouldn’t kill for a job like th Like the others in the series Knight and Legionary this is both top notch history and very amusing often laugh out loud funny I learned a lot for instance I thought all gladiators were criminals or prisoners of war who were not there voluntarily but it turns out some were free men though often desperate ones with little to lose The author consulted some gladiator re enactors and has pictures of them fighting in their combat gear He also has in addition to plenty of uotes from ancient writers a fictional first person account of what it would be like to actually be fighting in the ringWIN again Dr Matyszak

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Gladiator The Roman Fighter's Unofficial ManualAtThis handy guide tells you everything you need to know before you step out to fight for your life in front of a roaring crowdWhy you should become a gladiatorHow to join the most glamorous yet lethal profession on earthWho will try to kill you and with whatWhich arena of the empir This is either the funniest scholarly book or the most scholarly funny book I've read in a long time I spend most of the at sea days reading it and most of my time in Rome talking about it I've been kind of a little obsessed It's such a weird idea to let people kill each other for your entertainment So many people died And paradoxically you were both honored and infamata like a racehorse With pithy comments on ancient frescoes and a whole chapter in which Matyszak delves into the best way to kill your enemy he thanks an anonymous doctor in the acknowledgements this is an extremely informative good time Totally prepped me for gladiator school in Rome XI legion 4evermlh