Julius Caesar: The Roman Republic

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People imagine what it’s like to have almost unlimited power, to be a god. To the Roman people Julius Caesar was a god. During the years 100-66 BC, the Roman republic was changed forever. This was all because of a man; Julius Caesar. At this point in time the Roman Republic had conquered the entire Italian Peninsula and was looking for new places and resources to attain up north. Their gaze landed upon Gaul, a land controlled by many celtic tribes. Julius Caesar had already gained a powerful position in the military and was looking to further his political standing. Because of his ambition the Roman Republic was changed forever. Thesis Statement: Julius Caesar’s family connections and military achievements led to his political rise, but this
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