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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Piso's wife, Plancina, was jealous of Agrippina because, as Ger- mamcus's wife,
she took precedence over her at all official functions. She thought out various
petty insults to annoy her, chiefly discourtesies by subordinates which could be ...
She visited him at the Palace on the morning after the funeral and fearlessly told
him that she would hold him responsible for her husband's death until he had
proved his innocence and taken vengeance on Piso and Plancina. He cut short
He said that there seemed to be a certain doubt as to Plancina's guilt. Her
connexion with Martina seemed proved, and so did Martina's reputation as a
poisoner. But that it was a guilty connexion remained open to question. The
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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
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - harrietbrown - LibraryThing
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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