Peoples and Empires Part:1 By:Twyla Gollery
Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar was a statesmen and Roman general </li></ul><ul><li>Conquered Gaul, extending Rome's territor...
Caesar's Assassination <ul><li>Caesar was ordered by the senate to stand trail in Rome  </li></ul><ul><li>Instead he invad...
Prince Henry <ul><li>The third son born to King John I of Portugal and Philippa of Lancaster </li></ul><ul><li>Responsible...
“ Henry the Navigator” <ul><li>At 21, Henry, his father and brothers captured the Moorish port of Ceuta in northern Morocc...
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  1. 1. Peoples and Empires Part:1 By:Twyla Gollery
  2. 2. Julius Caesar <ul><li>Caesar was a statesmen and Roman general </li></ul><ul><li>Conquered Gaul, extending Rome's territory to the North Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Lead the first invasions into Britain by Rome </li></ul><ul><li>These achievements in military power could not be matched and threatened Pompey, which was in control of the senate </li></ul>
  3. 3. Caesar's Assassination <ul><li>Caesar was ordered by the senate to stand trail in Rome </li></ul><ul><li>Instead he invaded Italy and took over </li></ul><ul><li>Caesar took control of Rome and began extensive reforms in the society and government. </li></ul><ul><li>On March 15, 44 B.C., he was stabbed and killed, in an attempt to restore a constitutional government </li></ul><ul><li>This resulted in several civil wars instead </li></ul>
  4. 4. Prince Henry <ul><li>The third son born to King John I of Portugal and Philippa of Lancaster </li></ul><ul><li>Responsible for the early European exploration and maritime trade with other continents </li></ul><ul><li>Prince Henry never actually sailed on any of the voyages he sponsored. He established a school for the study of the arts of navigation, mapmaking, and shipbuilding. </li></ul><ul><li>March 4, 1394- November 13, 1460 </li></ul>
  5. 5. “ Henry the Navigator” <ul><li>At 21, Henry, his father and brothers captured the Moorish port of Ceuta in northern Morocco allowing him to explore the African coast. </li></ul><ul><li>His main goals included stopping the pirate attacks on the Portuguese coast, finding the legendary Christian kingdom of Prester John, and finding the source of the West African gold trade </li></ul><ul><li>Henry found none of these things </li></ul>

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