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The Ides Of March

Apart from that little matter of stabbing Caesar twenty three times as part of a conspiracy by M.J. Brutus in 44 B.C., today is the anniversary of a whole range of other horrible events including the occupation of Czechoslovakia by the Nazis and the first WHO alert for SARS. 515 more words

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Lion Chariot! (Redrawn)

Plutarch, Antony 9.5: Reasons why people believed Mark Antony to be a horrible person:

  • getting so drunk at a wedding he threw up into his own toga the next day…
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Mark Antony : A Character Sketch from Julius Caesar, Prescribed Text For Grade 10

Dear readers, today I am in a bit of a hurry to prepare for my examinations, particularly as we have English tomorrow. Now I have decided to use my blog as a method of practice for the time, and to share with you certain important things about ‘Julius Caesar’ , or more so, one of the characters in this Shakesperean play. 340 more words

Cicero The Most Famous Governor in Cypriot History!

Cicero The Most Famous Governor in
Cypriot History

By Ismail Veli

If I was to choose the most famous Governor in Cypriot history I would choose the great Marcus Tullius Cicero, a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist, and though not in the Patrician class… 1,780 more words

Cyprus

Cicero The Most Famous Governor in Cypriot History!

Cicero The Most Famous Governor in

Cypriot History!

By Ismail Veli

If I was to choose the most famous Governor in Cypriot history I would choose the great Marcus Tullius Cicero, a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist, and though not in the Patrician class… 1,791 more words

Cyprus

Review - Cleopatra: A Life

 Title – Cleopatra: A Life

 Author – Stacy Schiff

 2010 – Adult – History/Biography

 Rating – 4/5

The Premise: Schiff seeks to separate legend and fact to present a clear and comprehensive history and biography of one of the most famous women to ever have lived. 299 more words

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A recent biography sets out to unearth the real person behind the mythical cloud of Cleopatra. A captivating, resourceful Egyptian queen who managed to win over the hearts and political allegiance of two Roman rulers, Julius Caesar and Mark Antony, Cleopatra was a master of persuasion and theatrics. 435 more words

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