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Author Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith.

Title Caesar : life of a colossus / Adrian Goldsworthy.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Caesar,J GOL    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    92 Caesar,J GOL    Available
Description 583 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 529-533) and index.
Contents Caesar's world -- Caesar's childhood -- The first dictator -- The young Caesar -- Candidate -- Conspiracy -- Scandal -- Consul -- Proconsul (58-50 BC) -- Gaul -- Migrants & mercenaries: the first campaigns, 58 BC -- The bravest of the Gaulish peoples': The Belgae, 57 BC -- Politics & war: The Conference of Luca -- Over the waters: The British and German Expeditions, 55-54 BC -- Rebellion, disaster and vengeance -- The man and the hour: Vercingetorix and the Great Revolution, 52 BC -- All Gaul is conquered -- Civil war and dictatorship, 49-44 BC -- The road to Rubicon -- Blitzkrieg: Italy and Spain, Winter-Autumn, 49 BC -- Macedonia, November 49 - August 48 BC -- Cleopatra, Egypt and the East, Autumn 48 - Summer 47 BC -- Africa, Sep 47 - June 46 BC -- Dictator, 46-44 BC -- The Ides of March -- Chronology.
Subject Caesar, Julius.
Generals -- Rome -- Biography.
Heads of state -- Rome -- Biography.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C.
ISBN 0300120486 (alk. paper) : $35.00
Standard No. 9780300120486

 
    
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