The Commentaries of Caesar
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The Commentaries of Caesar by Anthony Trollope

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SeriesCollected Works of Anthony Trollope
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FormatLibrary Binding
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Open LibraryOL10722249M
ISBN 100742624641
ISBN 109780742624641

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Nov 22,  · The full work is split into eight sections, Book 1 to Book 8, each varying in size from approximately 5, to 15, words. Book 8 was written by Aulus Hirtius, after Caesar's death. Commentarii de Bello Civili (Commentaries on the Civil War), or Bellum Civile, is an account written by Julius Caesar of his war against Gnaeus Pompeius and the. May 20,  · out of 5 stars War Commentaries of Caesar. May 20, Verified Purchase. As I write this there is only one other review, and it is excellent. I could not possibly improve on it so I won't even try. Instead, I will approach it from an emotional, and I suppose female point of by: 4. This is a detailed discription of the war campaigns of Julius Caesar, starting from the time that he was in charge of the Roman forces in France (Gaul). Caesar's writting style is that of a detailed factual report, prepared year by year, of the events. Chapter Gallia est omnis dīvīsa in partēs trēs, quārum ūnam incolunt Belgae, aliam Aquītānī, tertiam quī ipsōrum linguā Celtae, nostrā Gallī appellantur. Hī omnēs linguā, īnstitūtīs, lēgibus inter sē differunt.

Gaius Julius Caesar Commentaries on the Gallic War translated by W.A. McDevitte and W.S. Bohn. New York: Harper & Brothers, Julius Caesar was a soldier and brilliant statesman, who wrote his commentaries for the general public. Contents: The Gallic Wars, Book 1 through Book 8; The Civil War, Book 1 through Book /5. Check out this great listen on Julius Caesar wrote his exciting Commentaries during some of the most grueling campaigns ever undertaken by a Roman army. The Gallic Wars and The Civil Wars constitute the greatest series of military dispatches ever written. As literature, they are repre. Book VI, the shortest of the hooks in the Gallic Wars, relates Caesar's adventures during 53 B.C. and also concerns itself with giving us an idea of the different cultures of the Germans and the Gauls. As for the battle narrative itself, it concerns an early revolt of several tribes, quelled by Caesar and Labienus.

Caesar, inasmuch as he kept in remembrance that Lucius Cassius, the consul, had been slain, and his army routed and made to pass under the yoke by the Helvetii, did not think that [their request] ought to be granted: nor was he of opinion that men of hostile disposition. Gaius Julius Caesar (/ ˈ s iː z ər / SEE-zər, Latin: [ˈɡaːɪ.ʊs ˈjuːlɪ.ʊs ˈkae̯sar]; 12 or 13 July BC – 15 March 44 BC), known by his nomen and cognomen Julius Caesar, was a populist Roman dictator, politician, and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Gaius Julius Caesar, 13 July BC, Rome, Italia, . C. Julius Caesar, Gallic War ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Home Collections/Texts Perseus Catalog Research Grants Open Source About Help. Hide browse bar Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book. Jan 17,  · In the first 10 minutes I provide 5 Campaign/Battle Maps which are directly related to the events in Book 1 (58 B.C.). However they are in no specific order. The Gallic Wars: Book 1 of 8.