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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... the temple of Diana in company with a former governor of Syria called Vitellius
. Vitellius had done very well out there , having surprised the King of Parthia ,
who was about to invade the province , by a forced march across the Euphrates .
Ganymede , Vitellius and the others were rich men ; though in some instances
they had to sell property at a loss to get the hundred thousand in cash at short
notice , they still remained comfortably off . Not so poor Claudius . Caligula ' s ...
I walked ahead with Vitellius , a senator named Sentius , and the two generals .
We went by the covered passage . I noted Cassius and The Tiger at the entrance
. They did not salute me , which I thought strange , for they saluted the others .
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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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