How to Live Like a Roman Gladiator

How to Live Like a Roman Gladiator


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Meet Felix, captured in Gaul in 180 CE and taken to Rome to train as a gladiator. He'll show you what it takes to survive these harsh, epic times as he introduces you to:

● gladiator school

● the Coliseum—the largest-ever amphitheater

● battles against lions

● hand-to-hand combat in the arena

Do you have the skills and guts to be a Roman gladiator?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467772112
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2015
Series: How to Live Like Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 880L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of children’s books. She has written on a huge variety of subjects, from Vikings to viruses and from Romans to world religions. She lives in England.

Mariano Epelbaum was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has worked as an art director and character designer for many films in Argentina and Spain.

Table of Contents

Gladiator! 6

For Sale: Gladiators! 8

I Am Spartacus 10

Back to School 12

Gladiator in Training 14

The Heavy Mob 16

Ludus Life 18

The Big Day Arrives 20

Inside the Arena 22

Thrown to the Lions 24

Let the Bout Begin! 26

Dead or Alive? 28

Ten Gory Gladiator Facts 30

Glossary 31

Index 32

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