Gaius Julius Caesar (100 - 44 BC) was not a great military genius. He was first and foremost a politican who used his skills in oratory to inspire his men. His conquests spread Roman law, customs and language throughout Europe and secured the ascendancy of its empire for five hundred years. But he ascribed his victories in Gaul, the Roman Civil War and in Asia Minor to two things - luck and leadership. Book jacket.
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The Road to Power 100 to 60 BC
The First Triumvirate 60 to 58 BC
The Invasion of Britannia 55 to 54 BC
Crossing the Rubicon 51 to 49 BC
The Egyptian Adventure 48 to 47 BC
The Ides of March 45 to 44 BC
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