The Colosseum: The Story of a Gladiator autore: Valerio Sailis
formato: 19 x 22 x 1 cm
pagine: 48 confezione: paperback
– peso: 200 gr illustrazioni a colori: Fully Illustrated in colour anno di pubblicazione: 2016 ISBN: 9788885978645
prezzo:€ 8.90 scontato del 15%: € 7.57
titolo originale: Colosseo. La storia di un gladiatore lingua originale: Italiano traduzione: Amina Santcross
Illustrated by Paola Canzonetta. Second edition.
“The story I am about to tell you happened a long, long time ago, in A.D. 176 to be precise. I was 122 years old, then, and therefore still quite young! At that time the emperor of Rome was Marcus Aurelius who was considered to be one of the ‘five good emperors’. I remember that morning well. It was a most beautiful summer’s day. The sky was blue and cloudless and…”
Anassa the eagle tells the story of Claudius, a young Roman at the time of the Empire, who felt obliged to fight against bullying and injustice and will be remembered for ever as Eros, the best gladiator to have fought in the Colosseum.