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|How many slaves were in Rome alone?
|Over 300,000 slaves
|Sources of slaves
|-Parents in debt sometimes sold their kids as slaves -The children of slaves were automatically slaves. -People captured by pirates or bandits -Any prisoners of war
|What types of slaves were there?
|-Some slaves worked on public building projects -Domestic slaves (in a domus) -Gladiators -Educated slaves (most commonly Greeks) were employed as teachers, secretaries and doctors -Mines and farms
|What is manumission?
|Manumission is a slave owner releasing their slave after many years of good service
|What was a runaway slave branded with?
|Their masters initials, this treatment caused rebellions
|How many would a regular patrician have owned?