CROSSING THE RUBICON: Caesar's Decision and the Fate of Rome
Faced with civil war, the Senate turned to Proconsul Pompey for help, but his response was unexpected: he commanded magistrates and senators to abandon the city. The author argues that it was Pompey's actions which truly sealed the Republic's fate; the downfall of the Roman Republic and the rise of Caesar's autocracy.
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