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The Sorrows of the Ancient Romans:
The Gladiator and the Monster
Carlin A. Barton

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments
Introduction3
The Gladiator
1Despair11
The Scandal of the Arena11
2Desire47
Wine without Water47
The Monster
3Fascination85
A Vain, Barren, Exquisite Wasting85
4Envy (Part One)107
Embracing the Monster107
5Envy (Part Two)145
Striking the Monster145
6Conclusions176
The Widening Gyre176
Modern Works Cited191
Index203

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