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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Men got separated from their companies, and new units were formed of from fifty
to two hundred men apiece, each with a rear-guard, an advance- guard and flank
-guards. The flank-guards could only go forward very slowly because of the ...
... of two battalions of Guards, a squadron of Guards cavalry and most of the
Household Battalion, who were Germans; a staff-officer called Sejanus, the son
of the Commander of the Guards and one of Tiberius's few intimates, went with
He put collecting boxes in every street marked "Drusilla's Food", "Drusilla's Drink"
and "Drusilla's Dowry", and nobody dared pass by the Guards posted there
without dropping in a copper or two. Caligula dearly loved his little Drusilla, who ...
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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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