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...asters of the tragety, due to the fact that his play, most all of the characters drop dead like flies. One after another, after another and so on to the finale. Though, through all the blood, death and tragedies, there’s one ray of light at the end of the tunnel: the order that is restored to Rome after the final death, and end of the war over the crown has occurred. Four of the main characters passed away in Julius Caesar, not to mention over one hundred senators of Rome. All f these make this play a great Tragedy. All in all, the Shakespearian play about the Caesar Julius, is an epic tragedy. With almost half of the main characters dying, you can assume that Shakespeare knew that tragety, suspense, the supernatural, conspiracy, war and many other grave elements draw a heavy audience. His unique style of writing and cleaver characterization make him a great author.
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