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The form of Government of each particular People in Gaul, was that of a Senate of the principal Nobility, in which presided an annual Magistrate, who had power of life & death, & for maintaining a Union among these different Nations a General Council like that of the Amphictyons was annualy at Dreux the Chief Seat of the Druids; hither came Deputys from every State, who made regulations for the Common Safety of Gaul; In time of Langesor approaching war, they held extraordinary Councils of this Nature, where they chose a General in Chief, sometimes a King whose power continu'd only for the occasion. Each particular nation in certain exigences chose sometimes one, & Sometimes tho' Seldom, two Leaders, not unlike the Roman Dictator, but with less power, & that ending with their lives; Such a Leader or King was Divitiacus, whose ambition alone prevented his Belge from uniting cordially with the Britons, to whom they bore a great resemblance in temper, customs, & Language, & above all in their Religion, both Nations being under the


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