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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Soon after this hauntings began in the house. Cocks' feathers smeared in blood
were found among the cushions and unlucky signs were scrawled on the walls in
charcoal, sometimes low down as if a dwarf had written them, sometimes high ...
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 ...
So first he began selling priesthoods and magistracies and monopolies, and that
brought him in a great deal, but not ... had foreseen, he began using informers to
convict rich men of real or imaginary crimes, in order to get their estates. He had ...
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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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