The Spartacus War

The Spartacus War

The story of the most famous revolt of the ancient world, and its legendary leader, Spartacus the Gladiator.

Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who started a prison breakout with 74 men, armed with kitchen knives. It grew into a full scale rebellion against Rome, the most famous slave revolt in history. With an army of gladiators, ex-slaves and other desperadoes, he managed to defeat a succession of Roman armies and bring the Republic to its knees.
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Genre: Humanities / History / History: Specific Events & Topics / Revolutions, Uprisings, Rebellions

On Sale: 23rd July 2009

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780297857662