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... that Galba, king of the Suessiones, whose chief town was Soissons, by general
consent had been given supreme command over fifteen tribes, who could put into
the field some 300,000 warriors; of them the Bellovaci were to provide 60,000, ...
When on this punitive expedition, Caesar had received repeated reports from the
Remi that the Bellovaci, the most important tribe to hold aloof in the Alesia
campaign, were mustering an army, under their chieftain Correus and Commius
of the ...
These the Bellovaci piled up in front of their line, and at the end of the day fired
them at a given signal. So a continuous flame suddenly covered the whole force
from the sight of the Romans.” Then they 'fled away at a most furious speed.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Schmerguls - LibraryThing
999 Julius Caesar: Man, Soldier, and Tyrant, by Major-General J. F. C. Fuller (read 23 Feb 1969) After I read this book and Natthias Gelzer's book on Caesar I said: It is amazing to me how little I ... Read full review
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Good review of Caesar. But a lot is just copied from Caesar, not much in the way of insight. Read full review
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