Monday, May 23, 2011

Reasons and Motives Behind the Murder and Death of Julius Caesar

Why did the Romans assassinate one of their most capable, talented and popular people? What was the reason for killing Julius Caesar in a cruel bloody plot? 
The murder of Julius Caesar has been one of the bloodiest and most gruesome events in world history, and it serves also as the ultimate act of betrayal. Yet why did they kill this successful and ambitious man? Did Caesar not see the conspiracy coming as it included up to 60 conspirators? Could it not have been prevented?

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