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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Lucius, who had been betrothed to /Emilia but not yet married, was already dead.
On Lucius's death the question arose of a suitable match for /Emilia. Augustus
had a shrewd notion that Livia intended ALm- ilia's husband to be no other than ...
Julilla and /Emilius aren't in Livia's pay, you may be sure— they hate her— so /
Emilia must have arranged it. I began to think quickly what spite she held against
me, but I could remember nothing. Suddenly the explanation occurred to me.
He wanted to go to /Emilia and ask her if the story was true and if so, why this was
the first he had heard of it; but I restrained him, reminding him of his promise. I
mistrusted /Emilia. Instead I suggested that we should question the governess,
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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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