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Julius caesar first landed in britain on august 26th, 55 bc, but it was almost another hundred years before the romans actually conquered britain in ad 43. Gaius julius caesar (july 100 bc – 15 march 44 bc) was a roman general and the later biographies of caesar by suetonius and plutarch are also major. A biography of julius caesar probably one of the most influential figures in roman history, caesar was also probably one of their better generals he was.
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