A biography of Julius Caesar, who is famous for conquering Gaul and making himself ruler of the Roman world.
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index.
A Roman hero's early days : Birth of a conqueror. Caesar's childhood. A Roman house. Schooldays -- Coming of age : A Roman youth. The Roman world. Love and marriage. Dangerous times. Caesar's choice -- The warrior : Foreign adventures. The Roman army. The rise to power. The Conqueror of Gaul. Caesar versus Pompey -- Hail, Caesar! : Caesar in Egypt. Roman religion. Caesar triumphant. Murder. Caesar's legacy.