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By Maria Wyke

This ebook explores the importance of Julius Caesar to diverse sessions, societies and other people from the 50s BC via to the twenty-first century.

  • This interdisciplinary quantity explores the importance of Julius Caesar to varied classes, societies and people.
  • Ranges over the fields of non secular, army, and political heritage, archaeology, structure and concrete making plans, the visible arts, and literary, movie, theatre and cultural studies.
  • Examines representations of Caesar in Italy, France, Germany, Britain, and the U.S. in particular.
  • Objects of study variety from Caesar’s personal commentaries at the Gallic wars, via Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, and photographs of Caesar in Italian fascist pop culture, to modern cinema and present debates approximately American empire.
  • Edited by means of a number one professional at the reception of historical Rome.
  • Includes unique contributions by way of overseas specialists on Caesar and his reception.

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