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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After it was over the two of us were summoned into the presence of Livia and
Urgulania, When the door was shut and we stood there facing them— myself
nervous and fidgety, Urgulanilla massive and expressionless and clenching and
But soon after he showed his earnestness and independence by summoning old
Urgulania to appear in court for non-payment of a large sum of money which she
owed him for some pictures and statuary: Calpurnius's sister had died and there ...
The annual confessions made to Urgulania in preparation for the festival of the
Good Goddess had been a useful means of removing several people who stood
in the way of her plans. She explained this fully. It happened sometimes that ...
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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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