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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (74,435 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: William Shakespeare Narrator: Full Cast Publisher: HarperAudio Format: Original Staging Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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In Julius Caesar, there are no heroes, only heroic words spoken by men of ambition, arrogance, and jealousy. Yet Julius Caesar is also one of Shakespeare's most popular and polished works, a seamless blend of highly-stylized oratory and penetrating soliloquies that lays bare the innermost workings of the human mind. Here is Shakespeare in his prime, taking the story of history's most notorious assassination and fashioning from it a brilliant and at times chilling indictment of politics by violence and of how even the strongest and noblest of minds can be corrupted by flattery and the lure of power. Download and start listening now!


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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Tom Marcinko | 2/20/2014

    " Much of my Shakes reading this year was on a Kindle edition with no footnotes. Best I could do in darkest Europe. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Chanel Thyson | 2/15/2014

    " Tragic, as is most of Shakespeare's works. I liked this a bit less than Othello. Beware of the Ides of March. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by David Grossman | 2/14/2014

    " Got a lot more out of it this time, with related critical readings & commentaries. I can now see how the perspective of good v bad guys is very subject to change by social & political mileu. Also more appreciative of 'current' political changes' significance, and of the work Shakespeare did to make his Elizabethan world more Roman. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Libby | 2/14/2014

    " Technically, I should class this as "drama" instead of fiction--read when I felt I needed some Shakespeare in my life, and I wanted to see where some of the famous quotes appeared (eids of March, etc.). Enjoyed, but didn't feel it was as tragic as some of his other tragedies (although granted, trying to curb power lust by murdering Caesar backfired in a big way). "

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