Roman Historical Sources' reliablity- CAESAR

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Works called...?
Gallic Wars / Bellum Gallicum.
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Written by...?
Julius Caesar- eye witness.
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Written about...?
His campaigns to Gaul / Britain.
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Written to...?
Publicise his successes and gain political prestige/support from Rome.
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It would be difficult for him to...?
Lie, due to the volume of witnesses.
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His reasons for the 1st invasion....?
Are exaggerated / hidden.
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He is silent about...?
His motivations for the 2nd Invasion.
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He may have used...?
Literary license- make himself sound more impressive.
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Though he was responsable for...?
The subjugation of most of Gaul- maybe not that exaggerated.
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Julius Caesar- eye witness.

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It would be difficult for him to...?

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