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Gladiator - Penguin readers
Pearson Education Limited | ISBN 0582471176 | 2003 | PDF | 1,3 MB | 80 pages | Graded Reader: Level 4
Penguin Readers are simplified text designed in assosiation with Longman, the world famous education publisher, to provide step-by-step approach to the joys of reading for pleasure. Each book has an introduction and extensive activity material. They are published at seven levels from Easystarts (200 words) to Advanced (3000 words)
General Maximus is admired by his men and by the Emperor Marcus Aurelius. But when the Emperor's son murders his way to the throne, Maximus goes into exile. He is captured by slave traders and forced to fight as a gladiator. When the Emperor arranges a gladiator spectacle, Maximus' chance for revenge has come.
A spectacular epic film of courage and revenge depicting the splendours and cruelties of ancient Rome directed by Ridley Scott and starring Russell Crowe.
NO MIRRORS, PLEASE!