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Because its supply was essential, Caesar decided to overlook Dumnorix's
defection when his brother Diviciacus pleaded for his life, rather than antagonize
Diviciacus who, as Chief Druid, had great influence with the Aedui; but ...
Henceforth he intended to strike at Caesar's system of supply – at the weakest
link in his military organization. For that, the season and the means at his
disposal were propitious: forage could not be cut until the grass began to grow,
and it ...
The truth is, Caesar was not an organizer; careful preparations – adequate
supplies, sufficient fighting forces, and many other requirements needed to
assure the success of a campaign – were either distasteful to him, or lost to sight
by reliance ...
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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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