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Julius Caesar : the pursuit of power

Author: Ernle Dusgate Selby Bradford
Publisher: London : H. Hamilton, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Julius Caesar was murdered in 44 B.C., he was one of the most powerful men in the world. His overwhelming ambition had made him a military tribune, praetor, consul, dictator, and in the eyes of many, a god. Only one title eluded him: king. This revealing portrait of Caesar avoids the myths and cliches of popular legend. The real Caesar was a man whose primary purpose was the pursuit of power.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bradford, Ernle Dusgate Selby.
Julius Caesar.
London : H. Hamilton, 1984
(OCoLC)557517148
Named Person: Julius Caesar; César; Julius Caesar; Gaius Iulius Caesar; Gaius Iulius Caesar
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernle Dusgate Selby Bradford
ISBN: 0241111986 9780241111987
OCLC Number: 11519552
Description: 240 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Ernle Bradford.

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"When Julius Caesar was murdered in 44 B.C., he was one of the most powerful men in the world. His overwhelming ambition had made him a military tribune, praetor, consul, dictator, and in the eyes of many, a god. Only one title eluded him: king. This revealing portrait of Caesar avoids the myths and cliches of popular legend. The real Caesar was a man whose primary purpose was the pursuit of power. Characteristically, he had contempt for those who helped him reach his goal."--Provided by the publisher.

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