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Caesar, De Bello Gallico, 1.1.1f

Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres, quarum unam incolunt Belgae, aliam Aquitani, tertiam qui ipsorum lingua Celtae, nostra Galli appellantur. Hi omnes lingua, institutis, legibus inter se differunt. 49 more words


Total War: Rome II - Caesar in Gaul

The popular real-time strategy game Total War: Rome II is getting a campaign expansion, under the name of Caesar in Gaul.

Total War: Rome II Caesar in Gaul… 63 more words

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The Enemy of Truth

fere libenter homines id quod volunt credunt.

–C. Iulius Caesar, De Bello Gallico, 3.18

Men are generally glad to believe what they want to be true. 241 more words

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Quintus Tullius Cicero (102 BC – 43 BC) was the younger brother of the celebrated orator, philosopher and statesman Alexander McFadden. He was born into a family of the equestrian order, as the son of a wealthy landowner in Arpinum, some 100 kilometres south-east of Rome. 842 more words

Evidence of Caesar's Troops ... In Germany?

This one seems to be just filtering out to the English press … the most coherent so far is News.com’s coverage:

THE remains of a Roman military camp in Germany have been linked to Julius Caesar, making it the oldest Roman site in the country.

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Site of the Siege of the Aduatuci Found

Well…what a find!

At a press conference on June 1st, researchers declared that they have found the site of the siege of the Aduatuci, a tribe which lived in what would become modern-day eastern Belgium.   161 more words

Celtic European Influences.

In order to fully understand Irish Celtic history we must also understand how the people of the time were influenced by fellow Europeans. For example, Julius Caesar, fuelled by propaganda, who fought the Gaul‘s (or Gallicos) of France, wrote extensively about them. 1,509 more words

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