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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The house was ritually cleansed and Germanicus began to be more cheerful,
though his stomach continued troublesome. Soon after this hauntings began in
the house. Cocks' feathers smeared in blood were found among the cushions
Meanwhile the news of Sejanus's Protectorship had gone round the House and
everyone began to cheer him and offer their congratulations. The senior Consul
called for order and began reading the letter. It began with Tiberius's usual ...
One day his Treasurer, Callistus, reported only a million gold pieces left in the
Treasury and only half a million in the Privy Purse. He realized that economy was
not enough: revenue had to be increased. So first he began selling priesthoods ...
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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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