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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matter was hushed up because Augustus and Livia had been among the guests.
In his will the boys were left to Augustus's guardianship. My uncle Tiberius, aged
only nine, spoke the oration at my grandfather's funeral. Augustus loved his ...
Augustus, who was devoted to Marcellus, had adopted him as his son, giving him
administrative duties greatly in advance of his years; and had married him to
Julia. The common opinion at Rome was that he intended to make Marcellus his
He said that he wished to Heaven that Augustus would follow the glorious
example of the Dictator Sulla, who, when sole master of Rome after the first Civil
Wars, all his enemies being either subjugated or pacified, had only paused until
he had ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - harrietbrown - LibraryThing
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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