OK, it’s time for the big Spartacus competition to start:
Up for grabs:
2 x signed hardback first editions of Spartacus: The Gladiator;
5 x large format signed paperbacks of Spartacus;
5 x signed paperbacks of Hannibal: Enemy of Rome;
1 x silver Roman coin, from 47 B.C. (value in excess of £60/$90);
1 x steel Roman gladius letter opener; 1 x Roman mug with “Veni, Vidi, Vici” inscription.
Question: What was the name of Spartacus’ co-escapee from the ludus, a man who became his MAIN rival?
Answers (ONE per person) have to be posted on the website, received by email, Facebook or Twitter by midnight UK time on Sunday 15th January.
The prizes will be allocated as follows:
The first name out of the hat gets 1 Spartacus hardback and the coin.
The second name gets 1 Spartacus hardback and the mug.
The third to seventh names each get 1 large format Spartacus paperback.
The eighth name gets 1 Hannibal paperback and the letter opener.
The ninth to twelfth names each get 1 Hannibal paperback.
Ben’s decision on all prizes is final, and the prizes are non-negotiable. You can enter from anywhere in the world – I’ll pay the postage too!