Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar
Published: July 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 1599)
Author: William Shakespeare, Arthur Humphreys
Category: Classics
Pages: 245 pages
Goodreads Rating: 3.66

In this striking tragedy of political conflict, Shakespeare turns to the ancient Roman world and to the famous assassination of Julius Caesar by his republican opponents. The play is one of tumultuous rivalry, of prophetic warnings�--"Beware the ides of March"� and of moving public oratory "Friends, Romans, countrymen!" Ironies abound and most of all for Brutus, whose fate it is to learn that his idealistic motives for joining the conspiracy against a would-be dictator are not enough to sustain the movement once Caesar is dead.

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