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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about Caesar's military for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- Military accomplishments of Julius Caesar
- Julius Caesar's Egyptian campaign
- Military tactics used by Julius Caesar
- Analysis of 'I came, I saw, I conquered,' quote by Julius Caesar
- Julius Caesar's role in the Battle of Alesia, the Gallic Wars and the crossing of the Rubicon
1. Julius Caesar's Military Accomplishments
Julius Caesar was one of history's most important generals, and many of his tactics and battles are still studied by modern military minds. In this lesson, we will review some of his most outstanding military accomplishments.
2. Julius Caesar in Egypt
Caesar fought many wars and had many adventures throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia. One of the most fascinating places he traveled to was Egypt. In this lesson, you will learn why Caesar went to Egypt and the events that happened once he got there.
3. Julius Caesar's Military Tactics
Learning about Julius Caesar's military tactics is important for understanding how he was able to lead his army successfully in the pursuit of fortune and glory. In this lesson, we'll cover his campaigns in Gaul and the Roman civil war.
4. Julius Caesar & the Battle of Alesia
Long before France was a country, the Ancient Romans had claimed that territory as their own. In this lesson, you will learn how Julius Caesar solidified Roman rule in Gaul thanks to a victory at the Battle of Alesia.
5. Julius Caesar & the Gallic Wars
In the Gallic Wars, Julius Caesar conquered Gaul for Rome while simultaneously building up his military power to eventually become dictator. Learn about the wars and their repercussions, and test yourself.
6. Julius Caesar & the Crossing of the Rubicon
Julius Caesar was one of Rome's most powerful and iconic rulers, but do you know how he seized control of Rome? In this lesson, you will learn about Caesar's decision to cross the Rubicon.
7. I Came; I Saw; I Conquered: Analysis of Julius Caesar's Quote
In this lesson, learn about the quote 'I Came; I Saw; I Conquered' and why it has lasted over 2,000 years. Discover which historical figure provided the quote and learn more about its legacy.
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- Julius Caesar in Literature
- Characters in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
- Julius Caesar Act 1 & 2 Summary
- Julius Caesar Act 3 Summary
- Julius Caesar Acts 4 & 5 Summary
- Quotes from Shakespeare's Julius Caesar