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On 2nd September 31 B. C., the destiny of the Roman Republic was played out in Actium, just off the Greek coast. This definitive battle came after the assassination of Julius Caesar, as Octavius and Mark Antony battled one another to become the supreme ruler of Rome. With Mark Antony receiving precious aid and resources from Egyptian queen Cleopatra, this battle was more than just a fight between two men, it became a true clash between two different worlds.
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. Understand the historical context that led up to the battle, including the assassination Julius Caesar
. Identify the main leaders and political figures who took part in the conflict and the role they played
. Analyze the outcome of the battle and how the victory of Octavius had an impact on the future of Rome and changed its leadership forever
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