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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She then summoned to his bedside his fellow- Consul, the City magistrates and
certain representative senators and knights. He was too weak to say anything but
handed the Consul a register of the naval and military forces and a statement of ...
The best cure for this nonsense was for Cornelius to become Consul next year in
due course and so satisfy his ambitions by attaining equal honour with himself;
for there was no higher rank than Consul in Rome. (Theoretically this was true.) ...
The senior Consul called for order and began reading the letter. It began with
Tiberius's usual excuses for not attending the meeting— pressure of work and ill-
health— and went on to discuss general topics, then to complain slightly of ...
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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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