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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And in this context I must write about Marcellus, the son of Octavia by a former
husband. Augustus, who was devoted to Marcellus, had adopted him as his son,
giving him administrative duties greatly in advance of his years; and had married
It was now thought by these same shrewd observers that Livia was playing a very
dangerous game in making Agrippa jealous of Marcellus, and events were
watched with great interest. Perhaps her devotion to Marcellus was a sham and
Agrippa with difficulty kept his temper; but that there was no sequel to the incident
encouraged Marcellus's supporters to believe that Agrippa was afraid of him.
They even told each other that if Augustus did not change his mind within a year
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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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