Peoples and Empires Breanna Wise
Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar took control of Rome during the first century </li></ul><ul><li>His power and influence grew ...
Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar proclaimed himself to be a “dictator, consul for life, and a God” </li></ul><ul><li>Assassina...
Alexander The Great <ul><li>Alexander III of Macedon </li></ul><ul><li>Reigned 336-323 B.C. </li></ul><ul><li>Mentored by ...
Alexander’s Empire <ul><li>Pagden write of Alexander’s vision for the empire as wanting to have “the capacity to provide a...
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  1. 1. Peoples and Empires Breanna Wise
  2. 2. Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar took control of Rome during the first century </li></ul><ul><li>His power and influence grew throughout the years </li></ul><ul><li>Led brutal campaigns and invasions, including Gaul and Italy </li></ul>
  3. 3. Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar proclaimed himself to be a “dictator, consul for life, and a God” </li></ul><ul><li>Assassinated 44 B.C. by a group led by Brutus and Cassius </li></ul><ul><li>His assassination was celebrated throughout Europe, but led to a civil war that almost destroyed the empire </li></ul>
  4. 4. Alexander The Great <ul><li>Alexander III of Macedon </li></ul><ul><li>Reigned 336-323 B.C. </li></ul><ul><li>Mentored by Aristotle </li></ul><ul><li>Alexander conquered the Persian Empire in an effort </li></ul><ul><li>to “unite east and west” </li></ul><ul><li>Died at the age of 32 from drinking </li></ul>
  5. 5. Alexander’s Empire <ul><li>Pagden write of Alexander’s vision for the empire as wanting to have “the capacity to provide a space for diverse peoples, to create peace and order in a world that would otherwise be at war with itself, and to defend a tenuous, hard-won, and fragile civilization against all that might threaten it.” </li></ul>

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