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The Life of Julius Caesar (Stories from History)

by Nicholas Saunders

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by School Specialty Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - Ancient,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Rome,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - Europe,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Biography,
  • Generals,
  • Heads of state

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8068200M
    ISBN 100769647170
    ISBN 109780769647173
    OCLC/WorldCa70208076

    Julius Caesar ( BCE) was a Roman statesman, general, and dictator. He was also one of the principal figures in the fall of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire. CAESAR enters, followed by ANTONY, dressed formally for a foot race, then CALPHURNIA, PORTIA, DECIUS, CICERO,BRUTUS, CASSIUS, and CASCA. A great crowd follows, among them a SOOTHSAYER. CAESAR Calphurnia! CAESAR Calphurnia! CASCA Peace, ho! Caesar speaks. CASCA Quiet! Caesar’s talking. CAESAR.

      "Adrian Goldsworthy has produced the definitive modern biography of Julius Caesar. It is an absorbing book about a fasinating personality This is a great book. It is essentially a mini-history of Rome from to 44 B.C. Turn the page and take a step back in time! From the Stories From History series, The Life of Julius Caesar takes a completely factual look at Julius Caesar&#;s rise to power in ancient Rome. This book is presented in a fast-paced, edgy graphic novel format including bright, action-packed scenes. Julius Caesar enlarged Rome&#;s control Price Range: $ - $

    Even in his play – Julius Caesar – Shakespeare mentions only one wife. This short post is dedicated to those lesser known women who faced the trials and tribulations of being married to the man called Julius Caesar. Cornelia was the daughter of Cornelius Cinna. Cinna and Marius (Julius Caesar’s uncle) were powerful leaders of Rome.   Julius Caesar, one of four plays Shakespeare set in ancient Rome, was probably written in and also first performed in that year. A member of the leading theatre group in London, the Chamberlain's Men, which built the Globe Theatre and frequently performed in front of Queen Elizabeth I, Shakespeare wrote 36 plays and much poetry besides/5(90).


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The Life of Julius Caesar (Stories from History) by Nicholas Saunders Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Life and Death of Julius Caesar is a comprehensive look at the life of this great dictator. From the time he was young and free of his father’s influence Caesar had great ambitions. He constantly worked to better his political position and strove to rise within the Roman systems and obtain political greatness/5(6).

The Life of Julius Caesar book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally impo Ratings: 0.

For example, much of Julius Caesar's early life is not known explicitly. So, the author speculated many details based on what would have been expected of a young man Cited by:   THE LIFE OF JULIUS CAESAR is one of the most important ancient sources of history for the late Roman Republic and early Imperial period, as well as the life of Roman General and dictator Julius Caesar.

Caesar ( BC - 44 BC) was noted for his conquest of Gaul and for seizing power, making himself dictator for : $ InWilliam Shakespeare published his famous tragic play, Julius Caesar. In this tragedy, he explores the effect of power and trust across many characters, those who have it /5(K).

The Life of Julius Caesar. JulyBCE: Gaius Julius Caesar was born into patrician family that had allied itself politically with the plebian politicians. Julius was not his first name; it was the name of family, Caesar being the name of his clan. The Julii Caesars.

The action begins in February 44 BC. Julius Caesar has just reentered Rome in triumph after a victory in Spain over the sons of his old enemy, Pompey the Great. A spontaneous celebration has interrupted and been broken up by Flavius and Marullus, two political enemies of Caesar.

It soon becomes apparent from their words that powerful and secret. Julius Caesar, in full Gaius Julius Caesar, (born July 12/13. bce, Rome [Italy]—died Ma 44 bce, Rome), celebrated Roman general and statesman, the conqueror of Gaul (58–50 bce), victor in the civil war of 49–45 bce, and dictator (46–44 bce), who was launching a series of political and social reforms when he was.

Early Life. While Caesar hailed from Roman aristocrats, his family was far from rich. When he his father, an important regional governor in Asia also named Gaius Julius Caesar.

The Life and Death of Julius Caesar Shakespeare homepage | Julius Caesar | Entire play ACT I SCENE I. Rome. A street. Mark him and write his speeches in their books, Alas, it cried 'Give me some drink, Titinius,' As a sick girl.

Ye gods, it doth amaze me O Julius Caesar, thou art mighty yet. Thy spirit walks abroad and turns our swords. Shakespeare’s account of the Roman general Julius Caesar’s murder by his friend Brutus is a meditation on duty. First performed aroundwhen the English royal succession was uncertain, Julius Caesar confronts the dangers of political turmoil.

Read a character analysis of Brutus, plot summary, and important quotes. InWilliam Shakespeare wrote The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, a play based on Caesar’s life. Set in 44 B.C., it tells the story of a Roman politician named Brutus who. Brutus declares to the masses that though he loved Caesar, he loves Rome more, and Caesar’s ambition posed a danger to Roman liberty.

The speech placates the crowd. Antony appears with Caesar’s body, and Brutus departs after turning the pulpit over to Antony. Yet Caesar, struck down by his own lieutenants because he could not be comprehended nor contained, remains an enigma.

The result of a comprehensive study of the ancient sources, Julius Caesar: The Life and Times of the People's Dictator paints an astonishingly detailed portrait of this complex man and the times in which he lived. Book One: XX The ‘Consulship of Julius and Caesar’ Caesar’s first act as Consul was to institute the daily recording and publishing of proceedings in the Senate and the People’s Court.

He also revived the ancient custom whereby an orderly should precede him, during the months when his colleague held the rods of office (the fasces. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 1.

Julius Caesar was born in Subura, Rome in the year BC. He was born to an aristocratic family that could trace their bloodlines back to the founding of Rome. His parents were well-off, but they weren't rich by Roman standards.

Brave Caesar was “unmoved,” but Spurinna said that he feared Caesar’s life “might come to a bad end,” and warned the dictator that “his life would be in danger for the next 30 days.”. Much of Caesar's life is known from his own accounts of his military campaigns and from other contemporary sources, mainly the letters and speeches of Cicero and the historical writings of Sallust.

The later biographies of Caesar by Suetonius and Plutarch are also major of death: Assassination (stab wounds).

Caesar: Life of a Colossus Julius Caesar has cast a shadow over western history for two millennia. He was a remarkable general, a people's champion, the destroyer of the Roman Republic and the creator of the Roman Empire.

Each of these books not only try to tell Caesar's story but attempt to understand his impact on the world. Julius Caesar Summary. Jealous conspirators convince Caesar's friend Brutus to join their assassination plot against Caesar.

To stop Caesar from gaining too much power, Brutus and the conspirators kill him on the Ides of March. Mark Antony drives the conspirators out of Rome and fights them in a battle.Julius Caesar was originally published in the First Folio ofbut a performance was mentioned by Thomas Platter the Younger in his diary in September The play is not mentioned in the list of Shakespeare's plays published by Francis Meres in Julius Caesar is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, written sometime around As movie posters and book covers like to say, the play is "based on a true story": the historical events surrounding the conspiracy against the ancient Roman leader Julius Caesar (cB.C.) and the civil war that followed his death.