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Books by Arthur Koestler. He uses this theme to tie together a trilogy that includes The Gladiators published inDarkness at Noonand Arrival and Departurethree books on different topics, but all about aspects of revolutions gone wrong.

Rome did not take the uprising seriously at first, but eventually was forced to send out armies led by Crassus and Pompey to crush it. Lists with This Book. Guruguru rated it it was amazing May 28, These allusions end up seeming anachronistic. Et que dire du traitement des femmes! Scrupuleuse En 73 avant J. The characterizations are finely drawn, complex and varied, and the novelized history is fascinating. Refresh and try again. A polemic imagining of the Spartacus lw, written fron within the rebels’ camp.

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And Spartacus, at the end of the book, walks post-mortem, like a resurrected Jesus, among the devastated; espaetaco vision they refuse to let die. Want to Read saving…. Plus an oddly Old Western font for the title. But it reminded me of how tiny is the number of slaves of whom anything whatever is known.

Koestler’s vision on the doomed-to-fail nature of armed rebellion, no matter how just the cause as well as the chronicle of the rebeoion of the idealism that fuelled it are classic.


Trivia About The Gladiators. Far more enjoyable a read than Darkness at noon. There are scantily clad dancing girls in the background and half mostly? He was born into a Hungarian Jewish family in Budapest but, apart from his early school years, lz educated in Austria.

Bel libro eapartaco, scritto alla fine laa anni trenta da un comunista antistaliniano. Crixus est sans fond. No trivia or quizzes yet. For five thousand years or more civilization rested upon slavery. There is plenty of mayhem in this book but essentially it is for those who are willing to ask questions about base human nature and live with the results.

Read this book in the Spanish version published by “Circulo de Lectores” ages ago. Matias rated it liked it Feb 18, En 73 avant J. Return to Book Page. View all 3 comments. Crixus is the expression of vengeance as justice and indulgence as the compensation for privation and exploitation, understanding that the rich and the powerful always win in the end so the only sensible response is to take everything you can while you can.

It drips esparyaco sweat on parched skin, cut and slashed with swords and bringing the Iron Age to the twentieth century amud revolutions and world wars.

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Mf rated it liked it Oct 10, Es una manera de imaginarse a Espartaco y compararlo con los locos revolucionarios de hoy. Now to re-read the next one in the trilogy – Darkness at noon – which I read in college. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks for telling us about the problem. His early career was in journalism. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


Over the next forty-three years he espoused many causes, wrote novels and biographies, and numerous essays. Every ideal of human progress is puncture Gladiadorse is a deeply disturbing novel about the failure of mass revolutionary movements. He frequently interrupts the action for the characters to engage in long conversations about economics, unemployment, and government. Bryan Meissner rated it liked it Apr 27, Especially when I found a used copy of it with this incredible cover.

Scrive di rivoluzione e, soprattutto, di rivoluzione impossibile senza tradirla. I think there is a moral in this for pacifists.

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Interesting take on the story. Based upon the historic revolt of BC this event was one of the great revolutions of ancient history, a slave revolt that threatened the power of the Roman empire; a revolt that if it had succeeded would have mirrored the triumph ka the Bolshevik revolution in Russia in Jopa rated it really liked it Mar 06, The Gladiators is a philosophical novel focused on Spartacus and his failed uprising. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.