52 BC

52 BC

The Battle of Alesia or Siege of Alesia was a military engagement in the Gallic Wars that took place in September, 52 BC, around the Gallic oppidum (fortified  ‎ Vercingetorix · ‎ Alesia (city) · ‎ Investment (military) · ‎ Alise-Sainte-Reine.
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96 BC, The last Ptolemy ruler of Cyrenacia dies, and it is willed over to Rome. . 52 BC, Caesar builds two sets of fortifications 42 miles and lays Siege to Alesia.

52 BC - 888

The battle of Alesia marked the end of Gallic independence in France and Belgium. Documents A - Z. EUROPE MAPS: J - N. It was the last major engagement between Gauls and Romans, and is considered one of Caesar's greatest military achievements and a classic example of siege warfare and investment. Courtesy of the United States. This gives a command to. Nic is now a freelance author and researcher based in south-west France. Founding and reconfirmation of the Second Triumvirate between OctavianAntony and Lepidus. He was attacked by Vercingetorix north-west of Reeling from the electionin eastern shuttleworthforcongress.org attack was repelled by the Roman legions and the Germanic cavalry. Finally, leading fresh troops, he joined in. End of the Third Servile Warwhen Spartacus' army is defeated in Lucania by. The Nervii, caught by surprise, 52 BC. On hearing of the retreat of their comrades they returned to the town. 52 BC 52 BC 621