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History as seen by the people who lived through it.

Slaves of the Baker

Slavery in the Roman Empire took many forms. Some slaves were domes­tics who were as good as part of the family, and might look for­ward to earning or being given their freedom by grate­ful masters. But many were indus­trial slaves, and their lives were miserable and short.

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