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Not only did he have an effigy of Marius carried in the procession, but, according
to Suetonius, in his oration he outlined to his listeners the pedigree of the Julian
family, and in conclusion proclaimed: 'We therefore unite in our descent the ...
Throughout his life his gallantries were notorious, though probably exaggerated
by his political opponents. Among his mistresses, Suetonius mentions the wives
of Servius Sulpicius, Aulus Gabinius, Marcus Crassus, Pompey, and of Bogud, ...
'To an insult which so plainly showed his contempt for the Senate,' writes
Suetonius, he added an act of even greater insolence.' At the Latin Festival
someone placed a diadem — the emblem of royalty — on his statue, and when
two of the ...
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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
Inauguration of the Century of Revolution
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