Causes of Julius Caesar’s Death
Gaius Julius Caesar, a patrician and noble, became one of the most powerful men in Ancient Roman history. Caesar was a popular, and eventually became the people's hero. This wealth of power brought back images of the ruthless Roman monarchy, abolished centuries before, in 510 B.C. Caesar presided over the military, politics and religion; it allowed him to virtually control Rome. And, it was eventually Caesar's power, which led
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the fear held by the conservatives over Caesar and his power. Caesar's real intentions was to save Rome from the "greed and injustice, [from which] all our provinces are mourning, all our free communities are complaining; even foreign kingdoms are protesting" Their efforts to save the republic from a non-existent threat eventually forced Rome into Empire, thus in retrospect, the futility of their actions, and the waste of a powerful well intentioned ruler, becomes evident.