- Narrated by: Jay Herbert
- Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
- Release date: 05-25-23
Julius Caesar By Captivating History AudioBook Summary
If you’ve ever been curious about ancient Rome and the time of Caesar, but felt overwhelmed by the information available, this handy biography of Julius Caesar’s life might just be what you’ve been looking for.
By taking a broad and narrow focus, this volume is able to simultaneously give the listener a nice overview of the first century BCE while also honing in on the specifics of the famous leader as he makes his way up from the downtrodden neighborhood of his youth to eventually being named a god by the Roman people.
This audiobook is told in a straightforward, chronological fashion, so the listener is able to look at Caesar’s life in bite-sized chunks that inform without creating confusion. Caesar’s life happened in the midst of turbulent military and political intrigues. But he was also surrounded by numerous well-known figures from history. The interweaving of their tales not only makes for an exciting story, it also gives the reader much to question, critique, and ponder.
This audiobook will satisfy your curiosity and hopefully inspire you to go out and learn even more. With handy comparisons to the modern world, the life of Rome and the ancient world will become more tangible and easier to imagine than ever before.