Essays Tagged: "Gaul"

Cathedrals and Religion

thousand grew near, there was to be seen over almost all the earth, but especially in Italy and in Gaul, a great renewal of church buildings; each Christian community was driven by a spirit of rivalr ...

(7 pages) 157 1 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Saint Sebesation

Saint SebastianSaint Sebastian was born at Narbonne, Gaul, which is now a part of France. Sebastian seemed to have evrything going for him. He was the so ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

On the history of the Catholic church from Rome, Byzentine to monestaries.

pire that existed disappeared in the West by about the year 500. By this time, the rich province of Gaul (France) had been conquered by the Franks. The Visigoths (Germanic tribe) had invaded Spain.In ...

(4 pages) 95 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

The title of this essay is Belgium.

got its name from a Celtic tribe, the Belgae, whom Caesar described as the most courageous tribe of Gaul. In about A.D. 300, Attila the Hun invaded what is now Germany and pushed Germanic tribes into ...

(3 pages) 53 1 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Battle of the Allia River

n originated as the envoys of Clusium, a Etruscan city, who at the time were being pressured by the Gauls, a northern tribe, to hand over territory. The city of Clusium, needing urgent help, sent the ... Clusium, needing urgent help, sent the envoys to Rome, who was the strongest city in the area. The Gauls threatened to fight for the territory if it was not handed over willingly. When Rome asked wha ...

(2 pages) 27 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Rome's Imperial Expansion wasa two edged sword

ble and eventually broke down, due to extreme losses during battles against Hannibal's army and the Gaul's. This expansion overseas made Rome a mighty Empire during the 200's and 100's BC Rome came in ... their knees, causing the fall of Rome after a series of attacks in a short period of time from the Gaul's and Hannibal.After these attacks on the city of Rome, and too many wrong decisions, Rome's mi ...

(2 pages) 33 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

St. Patrick's Day

. During his captivity, he became closer to God.He escaped from slavery after six years and went to Gaul where he studied in the monastery under St. Germain, bishop of Auxerre for twelve years. During ...

(2 pages) 33 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Celtic warfare

,000 carried arms, which amounts to about 25% of the Helvetian population that decided to move into Gaul.A Celtic warrior's basic equipment consisted of a set of one to four spears. One was a 1.8 mete ...

(6 pages) 27 1 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Caesar's campaigns in Gaul.

Caesar's campaigns in Gaul began in 58 BC, when the Helvetii and several neighboring peoples began a mass migration from t ... the population increased and their country became to small therefore they proposed to emigrate into Gaul. Feeling that the passage of such a large body of emigrants through Gaul would be dangerous to ... , ending the Belgian campaign.In the Invasion of Germany the only tribe in the northwestern part of Gaul, who refused to give hostages to Crassus, son of the Triumuir and lieutenant of Caesar was the ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

"Discuss the reasons for the decline and ultimate fall of the western Roman Empire, evaluating internal and external influences."

Mediterranean Sea, including modern Turkey, Israel, Egypt, and North Africa. Modern France (called Gaul) and modern Spain and Portugal (Iberia) were entirely Roman. Modern England was Roman, but mode ... . Gradually Germanic hunters and herders from the north began to overtake Roman lands in Greece and Gaul (later France). Then in 476 A. D. the Germanic general Odacer or Odovacar overthrew the last of ...

(7 pages) 92 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Emperor Julius Caesar: His Rise to Power

a tale of bravery, adversity and ultimately triumph through faith.Julius Caesar was born as Groyxo Gaul in 54BC into an immigrant family in the back streets of Rome. Neither parent was rich. The Fren ... g the Column. The Irish were based in Lugdunum, the capital of France which would later be known as Gaul. It was here that Julius Caesar first started his diary De Bello Gallico (The Bells of Gaul).Hi ...

(6 pages) 247 0 1.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

The Emperor Caesar.

a tale of bravery, adversity and ultimately triumph through faith.Julius Caesar was born as Groyxo Gaul in 54BC into an immigrant family in the back streets of Rome. Neither parent was rich. The Germ ... g the Column. The Irish were based in Lugdunum, the capital of France which would later be known as Gaul. It was here that Julius Caesar first started his diary De Bello Gallico (The Bells of Gaul).Hi ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Julius Caesar

Caesar was a great politician, conqueror, and ruler. His greatest accomplishments were for uniting Gaul and developing a huge empire. He was a very smart man who thought very highly of his own knowle ... and over Syria. Spain was under the authority of Pompey, and Caesar controlled Illyricum, Cisalpine Gaul, and Transalpine Gaul.In 58 B.C., Caesar left Rome for Gaul, not to return for nine years. In t ...

(8 pages) 41 1 3.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Research Paper on France

n nation after Russia and Ukraine.In ancient times France was part of the Celtic territory known as Gaul or Gallia. Its present name is derived from the Latin Francia, meaning "country of the Franks," ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The impact of Julius Caesar's reign on the people of Rome.

ut the effective end of the Republic, creating much of the Empire through conquest, particularly in Gaul. He defeated many of his rivals and opposition and gave the state time and effort in order to m ... . Once Caesar's initial year of consulship was completed, Caesar demanded he became the governor of Gaul (today's French Regions and south of the Alps) and was awarded a renewable five year term of go ...

(8 pages) 40 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Saint Sebastian

Saint Sebastian was born in the city of Narbonne, in Gaul, in the 3rd Century.Saint Sebastian was a young man by the time he was religious. He was a son ...

(2 pages) 1024 0 4.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Julius Caesar: Guilty of being a tyrant?

ed him.Caesar broke two laws; he crossed the Rubicon with his troops and started a ferocious war in Gaul. Caesar crossed the Rubicon with his army dressed in their war colors, which was against the la ... s aware that he would be killed so he brought his troops with him. Caesar started an illegal war in Gaul because he wanted more money and to control Gaul. Caesar was not allowed to start a war in Gaul ...

(2 pages) 1621 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Caesar

red taxes. He gave people land. Caesar was a great worrier. He got more land for Rome. He conquered Gaul and other lands. He was always changing things. Rome was a great place when Caesar changed it. ...

(1 pages) 364 0 1.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Caesar

owing year.58 BC - Caesar assumes his proconsul ship, or governorship, of the province of Narbonese Gaul, what is now southern France; he attacks and defeats the Helvetii tribe in central Gaul.55-54 B ...

(1 pages) 329 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

British History In A Nutshell

mate; mineral resources -> several invasions about 800 BC Celts (related to the Celts in Gaul) 55 "“ 54 BC Julius Caesar landed twice; wanted to frighten them 43 AD Rom ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History