I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Considered an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings of the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and the Mad Caligula to become emperor in 41 A.D. A masterpiece.
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He tried to carry the matter off by being pointedly rude to Agrippa at a public
banquet. Agrippa with difficulty kept his temper; but that there was no sequel to
the incident encouraged Marcellus's supporters to believe that Agrippa was
afraid of ...
It was Livia, as a matter of fact, who had been responsible for this estrangement;
she had miscalculated the political situation by dropping Agrippa too soon. She
had even hinted to Augustus that Agrippa, though absent in Lesbos, knew more ...
ever since the quarrel with Marcellus, and that Agrippa was supposed to be in
love with Julia. He wished Livia were present to advise him, but there was no
escape from an instant decision: if he offended Agrippa now he would never
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Masterpiece.Crítica de los usuarios - edwastrivel - Overstock.com
This is a must read especially if you enjoyed the BBC series based on it. Leer comentario completo
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This follow-up novel to Robert Graves' classic, "I, Claudius" continues the life story of the Roman Emperor Tiberius Claudius. It begins immediately following where the previous novel left off, and ends with his death under mysterious circumstances, and his deification. Leer comentario completo
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