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By Maria Wyke

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

  • This interdisciplinary quantity explores the importance of Julius Caesar to diversified sessions, societies and people.
  • Ranges over the fields of non secular, army, and political historical past, 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 USA in particular.
  • Objects of research diversity from Caesar’s personal commentaries at the Gallic wars, via Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, and pictures of Caesar in Italian fascist pop culture, to modern cinema and present debates approximately American empire.
  • Edited via a number one specialist at the reception of historic Rome.
  • Includes unique contributions by means of overseas specialists on Caesar and his reception.

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