By Nic Fields,Peter Dennis

ISBN-10: 1782009221

ISBN-13: 9781782009221

In fifty two BC Caesar's endured technique of annihilation had engendered a spirit of desperation, which detonated right into a rebel of Gallic tribes below the management of the charismatic younger Arvernian noble Vercingetorix. significant engagements have been fought at Noviodunum, Avaricum, and Gergovia, with the final motion being the main severe opposite that Caesar confronted within the entire of the Gallic battle. besides the fact that, Vercingetorix quickly discovered that he used to be not able to check the Romans in pitched conflict. benefiting from the tribesmen's enhanced wisdom in their domestic territory, Vercingetorix begun a canny coverage of small battle and protecting manoeuvres, which gravely hampered Caesar's routine through removing his provides. For Caesar it used to be to be a grim summertime – his entire Gallic company confronted catastrophe. within the occasion, via tremendous management, strength of hands, and sometimes sheer good fortune, Caesar succeeded in stamping out the rebellion in an extended and brutal motion culminating within the siege of Alesia. Vercingetorix eventually surrendered and Alesia used to be to be the final major resistance to the Roman will. by no means back may a Gallic warlord self reliant of Rome carry sway over the Celts of Gaul.

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