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Breakdown of Triumvirate

-Julia died -54
-Crassus killed -53
-Gangs - Milo and Clodius -52


Main causes of civil war

-Pompey gave into the pressure of the Optimates and agreed to lead the senate and the 'republican' army against Caesar.
-52BC- Pompey failed to secure an extension for his governorship in Gaul- loss of trust
-50BC- vote on P+C to give up imperium - 370-22
-49BC 10th Jan- Caesar crossed the Rubicon