Scene from the movie Vercingétorix (2001)    The Battle of Alesia or Siege of Alesia took place in September, 52 BC around the Gallic oppidum of Alesia, a major town centre and hill fort of the Mandubii tribe.     It was fought by the army of the Roman Republic commanded by Julius Caesar, aided by cavalry commanders Mark Antony, Titus Labienus a...

Scene from the movie Vercingétorix (2001) The Battle of Alesia or Siege of Alesia took place in September, 52 BC around the Gallic oppidum of Alesia, a major town centre and hill fort of the Mandubii tribe. It was fought by the army of the Roman Republic commanded by Julius Caesar, aided by cavalry commanders Mark Antony, Titus Labienus a...

Gallic Wars: Battle of Alesia: The Surrender of Vercingetorix

Gallic Wars: Battle of Alesia: The Surrender of Vercingetorix

Celts To the battle.- ANNEE 52 av JC: Révolte de Vercingétorix, 4) Fin de la révolte, VERCINGETORIX SE REND A ALESIA, 4: Vercingétorix décide d'anéantir l'armée de César avant qu'elle n'ait pu rejoindre la province romaine. Mi-aôut, après l'avoir poursuivi, il lance sa cavalerie répartie en 3 corps contre l'armée romaine. Le proconsul fait de même avec sa cavalerie et le combat s'engage. La cavalerie Germaine nouvellement recrutée fait la différence, les cavaliers celtes sont massacrés.

Celts To the battle.- ANNEE 52 av JC: Révolte de Vercingétorix, 4) Fin de la révolte, VERCINGETORIX SE REND A ALESIA, 4: Vercingétorix décide d'anéantir l'armée de César avant qu'elle n'ait pu rejoindre la province romaine. Mi-aôut, après l'avoir poursuivi, il lance sa cavalerie répartie en 3 corps contre l'armée romaine. Le proconsul fait de même avec sa cavalerie et le combat s'engage. La cavalerie Germaine nouvellement recrutée fait la différence, les cavaliers celtes sont massacrés.

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Alise-Sainte-Reine, France: Site of the Battle of Alesia between Julius Caesar and Vercingetorix of the Arverni tribe. One day I'll visit to pay tribute to one of the greatest Celtic warriors that ever lived.

Alise-Sainte-Reine, France: Site of the Battle of Alesia between Julius Caesar and Vercingetorix of the Arverni tribe. One day I'll visit to pay tribute to one of the greatest Celtic warriors that ever lived.

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Battle of Alesia

Battle of Alesia

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VINTAGE AVALON HILL #706 "Caesar" Epic Battle of Alesia, 1976. #AvalonHill

VINTAGE AVALON HILL #706 "Caesar" Epic Battle of Alesia, 1976. #AvalonHill

Battle of Alesia (52 BC). It was fought by an army of the Roman Republic commanded by Julius Caesar, aided by cavalry commanders Mark Antony, Titus Labienus and Gaius Trebonius, against a confederation of Gallic tribes united under the leadership of Vercingetorix of the Arverni. It was the last major engagement between Gauls and Romans, marking the turning point of the Gallic Wars in favour of Rome.

Battle of Alesia (52 BC). It was fought by an army of the Roman Republic commanded by Julius Caesar, aided by cavalry commanders Mark Antony, Titus Labienus and Gaius Trebonius, against a confederation of Gallic tribes united under the leadership of Vercingetorix of the Arverni. It was the last major engagement between Gauls and Romans, marking the turning point of the Gallic Wars in favour of Rome.

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