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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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Monday Caesar Update!

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With the launch of The Death of Caesar nearby a month in the past, the book shows no signs of losing steam in the media. Here is a roundup of some of the press the book has received recently: “A tense, bristling history of Caesar” – a book review by Sam Coale for the Providence Journal “Hail Strauss” – a …

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Monday Caesar Update!

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As Barry tours the country to discuss The Death of Caesar, the press coverage of the book also continues to pile up. Here are seven more excellent pieces of The Death of Caesar, all published last week: “The Death of Caesar: The Story of the World’s Most Famous Assassination” – a review from Book Reporter “6 myths about the Ides …

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Two More Reviews on the Ides!

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Here are two more excellent reviews of The Death of Caesar coming to you on the Ides of March. The first comes from The Boston Globe which you can read here. And the second is from The Philadelphia Inquirer which you can read here.

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An Excellent Review from The Times of London

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The Ides of March – today – is a day to remember the monumental events which transpired on this day in 44 BC in Ancient Rome. As such, it is fitting that The Times of London has published yet another excellent review of The Death of Caesar. If you have a subscription to this editorial, you can read the full …

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