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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Among them was Gallus, who now that Tiberius himself did not visit the Senate
any more concentrated on teasing Sejanus. His method with Sejanus was
constantly to propose votes of thanks for his services, and the granting of
Gallus was the next victim. Tiberius wrote to the Senate that Gallus was jealous of
Sejanus and had done all that he could to bring him into disfavour with his
Emperor by ironical praises and other malicious methods. The Senate were so
man would say, grinning: "I have not yet made my peace with Gallus." When I
heard of Gallus's arrest I was sorry that I had just quarrelled with him. It was only
a literary quarrel. He had written a silly book called: A Comparison between my ...
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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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