TITLE

Gaius Julius Caesar took advantage of his German enemies' ferocity by enlisting them in his cavalry

AUTHOR(S)
Dyck, Ludwig H.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Jul2005, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the German cavalry of Roman political leader Gaius Julius Caesar during his Gallic campaigns. Enlistment of German mercenaries and hostages in his cavalry; Comparison of the German cavalry with Gauls according to Caesar; Significance of the German cavalry to their success in combat.
ACCESSION #
17563068

 

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