Caesar: Life of a Colossus Life of a Colossus, Adrian Goldsworthy
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Caesar: Life of a Colossus

Author: Adrian Goldsworthy

Narrator: Derek Perkins

Unabridged: 12 hr 23 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Tantor Audio

Published: 08/12/2014

Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Synopsis

Tracing the extraordinary trajectory of Julius Caesar's life, Adrian Goldsworthy covers not only the great Roman emperor's accomplishments as charismatic orator, conquering general, and powerful dictator but also lesser-known chapters. Ultimately, Goldsworthy realizes the full complexity of Caesar's character and shows why his political and military leadership continues to resonate some two thousand years later. In this landmark biography, Goldsworthy examines Caesar as a military leader, as well as his other roles, and places his subject firmly within the context of Roman society in the first century B.C.

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