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Games and Competition for Offices

Lecture no. 12 from the course: Pompeii: Daily Life in an Ancient Roman City

Games and Competition for Offices

Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

One of the most familiar images of ancient Rome is the clash of the gladiators. Go behind the scenes with one Pompeian politician as he plans a gladiatorial spectacle to help launch his son's career.


December 8, 2016