No one presents the military history of the ancient world with greater insight and panache than Strauss.Publishers Weekly
Author, Educator and Historian
Barry holds fellowships from the American Academy at Rome, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, the American Enterprise Institute, the German Academic Exchange Program, the Korea Foundation, the MacDowell Colony, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, among others. He is the recipient of Cornell’s Clark Award for Excellence in Teaching.
The Death of Caesar
The story you learned in high school about Caesar’s death is wrong. In this book, Barry Strauss has reexamined the historical sources to tell the real events surrounding Julius Caesar’s assassination on the Ides of March.