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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When the last head had fallen and the bodies had been taken out of camp to be
burned, Germanicus called up every captain in turn to the tribunal and asked him
to give particulars of his service. If he had a good record and had evidently not ...
what was happening and called out: "Don't take me to prison! Whip me if you like
and I won't do it again!" She apparently had some girlish naughtiness on her
conscience. Macro gave orders that, to avoid the ill-luck that would befall the City
and called me his Golden Farthing. So Homer saved me. But Caligula a few days
later warned me not to quote Homer again. "He's a most over-rated author. I am
going to have his poems called in and burned. Why shouldn't I put Plato's ...
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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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