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Ancient Rome

joe bob

on 20 October 2012

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In Ancient Rome... There stood a stadium that was used for Roman entertainment and that we now know as... THE COLOSSEUM! Gladiators.... Other Architecture... Structure History of the Colosseum Designs -AD 70-The construction of the Colosseum started -AD 80 -Colosseum is opened Colosseum from above Works Cited Colosseum from the emperor's box Andabatae, Bestiarii, Dimachaeri, Equites, Essedari, Hiplomachi, Laquerii, Murmillones, Praegenarii, Provocatores, Retiarii, Saggitarii, Samnites, Secutores, Scissores, Thraces, and Velites. Colosseum from Emperor's box Animals Other Games The Crowd "Colosseum." History.com. A&E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 09 Oct. 2012. <http://www.history.com/topics/colosseum>.
I know this source is reliable because history.com is derived from History Channel. History Channel is meant to educate people. Also, this History Channel gets their information from real historians. The Gladiator is a common Roman art figure. As
you can see, this gladiator is a LEGO minifigure! 600 AD-change of tastes and struggles put end to popularity of the Colosseum THE RETARIUS THE SECUTOR "Roman Gladiator Types." Roman Gladiator Types. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Oct. 2012. <http://www.unrv.com/culture/roman-gladiators.php>.
I know this site is reliable because it's information comes from real archaelogical news. They get most of their information from books. They also give some of the names of thei authors Dunkle, Roger. "Types of Gladiators." Types of Gladiators. Brooklyn College Classics Department, n.d. Web. 11 Oct. 2012. <http://depthome.brooklyn.cuny.edu/classics/gladiatr/types.htm>.
This website was created by a college. The site shows an author. This site also uses many books for information. THE MURMILLO THE HOPLOMACHUS THE THRACIAN THE GLADIATOR'S COMMITMENT TO THE GAME, THE WIILINGNESS TO DIE MADE THEM SOME OF THE BEST FIGHTERS IN THE GAME.... AFTER ALL, YOU COULD ONLY BE A GLADIATOR IF YOU WERE ALIVE. THEY WERE THE MAIN COLOSSEUM EVENT... THEY WERE THE MAIN SHOW... THEY WERE THE... THANKS FOR WATCHING!!!- Joseph Robert (a.k.a "Joe Bob") and Kaylee Wang Carr, Karen. "Ancient Greek Architecture." Kidipede-History and Science for Kids. Dewahost, n.d. Web. 13 Oct. 2012. <http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/architecture/greekarch.htm>.
I know this website is reliable because this is a ".org" site. This site also shows an author. She is a history professor in a college. Grout, James. "The Roman Gladiator." Encyclopedia Romana. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Oct. 2012. <http://penelope.uchicago.edu/~grout/encyclopaedia_romana/gladiators/gladiators.html>.
I know this is a reliable source because it is a ".edu" site. The author is stated. Also, the author uses Roman books for his sources. The Venatores -crowds were bloodthirsty -thumbs up=mercy -thumbs down=kill -1900-People started making efforts to restore the Colosseum Kuntz, Lynn. The Roman Colosseum. [San Diego, Calif.?]: KidHaven, 2005. Print. "Naumachia." Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Encyclopedia Britannica, n.d. Web. 14 Oct. 2012. <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/406649/naumachia>.
I know this source is reliable because it is an encyclopedia. It was updated recently. They also used reliable sources Chrisp, Peter. The Colosseum: Great Buildings. N.p.: Steck-Vaughn, 1997. Print. The Bestiarii by Aditya Jituri and Kaylee Wang -the top rows were for the lower classes -bottom rows were for the higher classes Colosseum looking from bottom to top The arches were in the style of doric, ionic, and corinthian -fought beasts
-used spear, bow, or knife
-were often naked -hunted beasts
-short tunic, armor, or naked
-used lances while riding horses
-used spears, swords, and shields Naval battles -flooded Colosseum
-prisoners battle until one sunk Mock battles on land-soldiers and props
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