What happened at the fights gladiators held in arenas? Who was the most famous gladiator of all time? Take a trip with Rufus, the organiser of the Roman Empire’s gladiators’ games, the most important and popular forms of entertainment.
A non fiction text gives information about gladiators, their weapons and the historical context they lived in. Speech Baloons involve the reader in an exciting journey inside history. Special in depth sections explore curious aspects related to the topic, with photos of historical finds. Space for reader's interaction with games and pages to colour in.
This book was produced in collaboration with MANN – Museo Archeologico di Napoli and Scuola Italiana di Comix.