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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There must be something." So I said: "There is one thing that puzzles me, I
confess. That is the story of Lars Porsena. According to Livy, Porsena failed to
capture Rome, being first prevented by the heroic behaviour of Horatius at the
bridge and ...
By God, that was a nasty hit at old Livy about Lars Porsena. Livy has no
conscience, that's the truth. I'm always catching him out. I asked him once if he
always had the same trouble as I had in finding the brass tablets he wanted
among the litter ...
collect material for a similar dictionary of the Etruscan language from Aruns, the
priest who had given me the information about Lars Porsena which had so
pleased Pollio and so disgusted Livy. These two dictionaries, which later I
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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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