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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Tiberius held the bridges but did not attempt to cross the Rhine not having
confidence yet in his troops, whom he was busy knocking into shape. The
Germans did not attempt to cross either. Augustus grew impatient again with
Tiberius, and ...
The Rhine mutiny had broken out in sympathy with a mutiny among the Balkan
forces. The soldiers' disappointment with their bequests under Augustus's will— a
mere four months' bounty of pay, three gold pieces a man— aggravated certain ...
man stepped forward and more than half volunteered for active service across
the Rhine. Among these active volunteers was Pomponius, who protested that he
was as fit as any man in the army, in spite of his bare gums and his rupture.
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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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