Gallic Wars

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The Gallic Wars were a series of wars fought between the Romans and the people of Gaul during the mid-first century BC, culminating in he Battle of Alesia in 52 BC which resulted in the expansion of the Roman Republic across Gaul. Julius Caesar famously described his military campaign in the Gallic Wars in his writings known as De Bello Gallico.

The Gallic Wars include the Helvetian War.

The Gallic Wars have become a popular setting in modern historical fiction, especially that of France and Italy. The comic Astrix, for example, is set during the Gallic Wars.

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