Gladiators dominate today’s popular imagination when it comes to ancient Rome - and indeed, the Romans loved their spectacles and sports. As you will find out here, gladiator combat was only one of many popular entertainments in the empire. Find out who the gladiators were and what their lives were like. Then turn to another popular contest: the beast hunt.
The Roman Empire. Episode 17, Gladiators and Beast Hunts.
The Great Courses, 2019.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
Title from title frames.; Film; In Process Record.
Gregory S. Aldrete
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2019.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
S. Aldrete, Gregory, actor.
The Great Courses (Firm), dst; Kanopy (Firm), dst