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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Cassius was a fine fencer. I had often watched him on Mars Field. Germamcus
consulted with Augustus and then with me; when Augustus gave his consent and
I mumbled mine Cassius was told to arm himself. He went to the dressing-rooms
If Cassius gets killed it will create a bad impression on the frontier when the news
gets there." Then Cassius's foot slipped in a blood pool and he fell over on his
back. The German straddled over him with a triumphant smile on his face and ...
Cassius's face revealed his disgust, for only slaves could legally be put to torture.
So Caligula ordered him to supervise Quintilia's racking and turn the screws with
his own hands. Quintilia did not utter a word or a cry throughout her ordeal and ...
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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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