By Miriam Griffin

A better half to Julius Caesar includes 30 essays from prime students analyzing the lifestyles and after lifetime of this nice polarizing figure.

  • Explores Caesar from quite a few views: army genius, ruthless tyrant, outstanding baby-kisser, top notch orator, subtle guy of letters, and more
  • Utilizes Caesar’s personal extant writings
  • Examines the viewpoints of Caesar’s contemporaries and explores Caesar’s portrayals via artists and writers in the course of the ages

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