Julius Caesar – CONSUL #12 – Josho Brouwers

Julius Caesar – CONSUL #12 – Josho Brouwers

Josho Brouwers is the editor of Ancient Warfare Magazine – the only print (and online) magazine focused on the military history of the ancient world, ca. 3000 BC to AD 500. Each bi-monthly edition is centered on a specific theme and beautifully illustrated with...
Julius Caesar #25 – The Siege of Alesia

Julius Caesar #25 – The Siege of Alesia

Well…. This is where it all comes together. Arguably the greatest military victory in history. Julius Caesar lays siege to the walled city of Alesia, the stronghold of Vercingetorix, who sends for reinforcements. When they arrive, Caesar is massively...
Julius Caesar #24 – The Sieges of Avaricum & Gergovia

Julius Caesar #24 – The Sieges of Avaricum & Gergovia

A mammoth 2 and a half hour episode! Vercingetorix continues to make trouble for Julius Caesar. Now almost all of the Gallic tribes are his allies. Yet he still avoids a frontal assault and uses a combination of brilliant tactics and treachery to keep Caesar busy....
Julius Caesar #23 – Crassus, Clodius and Vercingetorix

Julius Caesar #23 – Crassus, Clodius and Vercingetorix

Well it’s all starting to fall apart for Big Julie. Crassus goes to Parthia to meet his maker at the Battle of Carrhae. Rome is falling apart so badly that Pompey is elected sole Consul. And in Gaul, a young man called Vercingetorix betrays Caesar to unite the...
Julius Caesar #22 – The Annhilation Of The Eburones

Julius Caesar #22 – The Annhilation Of The Eburones

Caesar spends this episode chasing Ambiorix of the Eburones to revenge the deaths of Sabinus, Cotta and their legion at Atuatuca. We also talk in depth about Caesar’s leadership style and why he was so loved by his troops. We also answer important questions like...