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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He soon came to know a great deal of camp gossip, and the name that was
constantly coming up in conversations was that of a captain called Macro. Macro
was the son of one of Tiberius's freedmen, and from all accounts was the
fellows that Macro's in charge now and that there's thirty gold pieces coming to
every man who knows how to obey orders. Who's the senior captain? You?
March the men off! But don't make too much row about it." So the Guards went off
It was known now that Macro had recently had a dispute with Arruntius about
money, so the trial was adjourned until Tiberius should have confirmed Macro's
commission. Tiberius neglected to reply to the Senate's enquiry, so Arruntius and
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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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