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Monday Caesar Update!

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The retelling of the dire events on the Ides of March have extended into April, and now it appears that the Death of Caesar will continue to make waves well in May! Here are three more reviews of the book published this past week: “A tangled skein from ancient Rome” – published in The Business Standard Another highly positive review …

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Monday Caesar Update!

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Another Monday, another great week of news and press for The Death of Caesar! Barry’s thought-provoking article exploring the similarities between Caesar and Lincoln’s assassination was picked up by TIME Magazine Online An excellent review of The Death of Caesar entitled ‘The End of the Republic’ on The Washington Free Beacon Another stellar review published on Chasm of Books Listen …

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Lincoln’s Assassination – and Caesar’s

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For the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination in the Ford Theatre, here’s a poignant article in History News Network comparing the killing of this enigmatic leader with that of Caesar’s death some two millenia before. The article points out similarities, differences in outcome and a few ironic connections. Well worth the read!

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Between the Stacks

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In a touching editorial in Ezra, Cornell’s Quarterly Magazine, Barry has been christened as the new poster boy for the library. The article itself is more about the latest news surrounding the library, but always nice to see Barry strike a pose! (see featured image above) In other news, The Death of Caesar continues to make its rounds in the …

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A Month Since the Release of The Death of Caesar

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It’s been just over a month since the release of The Death of Caesar and the book continues to earn praise from the media. Here’s a round-up of what has been said in the past week: Nick Owchar wrote an excellent review of the book in the Los Angeles Review of Books The Death of Caesar was selected as the …

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