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Battles BC

  • 2009
  • Season 1
  • Education

Summary

From Hannibal to David the Giant Slayer, examine the strategies, tactics and weapons of infamous leaders throughout ancient history.

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Episode 3: Caesar: Super Siege

Summary

The siege of Alesia in 52BC, in which then-general Julius Caesar's Roman forces used unconventional tactics to overcome an alliance of Gallic tribes, led by their chieftain Vercingetorix, that outnumbered them five to one.

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