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Riding for Caesar

The Roman Emperor"s Horseguard

by Micheal Speidel

  • 146 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Military life & institutions,
  • Special & elite forces,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • History: World,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • Ancient - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9484589M
    ISBN 100713467509
    ISBN 109780713467505

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The book closes with Crassus and Pompey riding along the Via Appia towards Rome, passing six thousand crucified slaves. The two have been assuming power and, having exiled Caesar to Hispania, enter the city, with Pompey believing Caesar will be. In The Death of Caesar, author Barry Strauss touches on the lives of some of the women surrounding the conspirators, including Brutus's wife Porcia Catonis, the daughter of Brutus's uncle Cato the Younger, and perhaps, the only woman who knew about the conspiracy to assassinate Caesar.

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Riding for Caesar follows these horsemen from their rally to rescue Caesar at Noviodunum in 52 B.C. to their last stand alongside Maxentius at the Milvian Bridge.

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Browse our State Committee Websites.Gaius Julius Caesar (/ ˈ s iː z ər / SEE-zər, Latin: [ˈɡaːɪ.ʊs ˈjuːlɪ.ʊs ˈkae̯sar]; 12 July BC – 15 March 44 BC), better known by his nomen gentilicium and cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman statesman 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, 12 or 13 July BC.