I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus lived from 10 B.C. to 54 A.D. Despised as a weakling and dismissed as an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings that marked the reigns of Agustus, Tiberius, and the mad Caligula to become Emperor of Rome in 41 A.D. I, CLAUDIUS, the first part of Robert Graves two-part account of the life of Tiberius Claudius, is written in the form of Claudius's autobiography and stands as one of the modern classics of historical fiction.
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Piso ' s wife , Plancina , was jealous of Agrippina because , as Germanicus ' 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 ...
Tiberius summed up . 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 ...
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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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