Battle of Alesia -ANNEE 52 av JC, révolte de Vercingétorix, 4) Fin de la révolte, VERCINGETORIX SE REND A ALESIA, 7: César et ses 10 à 12 légions, soit 60 à 72.000 hommes, décide de mettre le siège autour de l'oppidum d'ALESIA, qui contrôle la route vers la province: le siège d'Alesia débute.
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.
The Battle of Alesia took place in the fall of 52 BC as Julius Caesar laid siege to the Mandubii settlement at Alesia in Gaul. Building an extensive set of fortifications around Alesia, Caesar beat off attacks from Vercingetorix's garrison as well as a relief army. The victory at Alesia effectively secured Gaul for Rome.
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...
Julius Caesar directing his troops during the siege of Alesia. The Battle of Alesia or Siege of Alesia took place in September, 52 BCE, around the Gallic oppidum of Alesia, a major town centre and hill fort of the Mandubii tribe.