The moment has come: all the gladiator's training was w to be put to the test. As he entered the arena, he was hit by the deafening ise of the crowd...Learn all about what makes a great gladiator in Fearless Warriors: Gladiators. Discover the customs and traditions, the training and the stars of the most popular sport of Ancient Rome. The series examines some of history's most fearless fighters. It looks at their training, weapons and fighting methods, as well as examining some of their most famous battles and fiercest warriors. Each title has sections focusing on aspects of their training, their battles or biographies of individual warriors. A useful timeline and a quiz to test your kwledge are at the back of each book. Ideal for readers aged 9 and up.
Rupert Matthews, is an experienced writer and editor of children's books, and specializes in works on history.