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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Among them was an uncle of mine, lulus, a son of Antony, to whom Augustus had
shown great favour for Octavia's sake, raising him to the Consulship. Livia, in
naming him in her letter to the Senate, strongly emphasized the ingratitude that
She thought that Augustus was planning to restore him to favour and might even
pass over Tiberius and appoint him his immediate successor in the monarchy, by
way of making amends. She now took Tiberius into her confidence, more or less
In the third range the will named various senators and distant connections; but as
a mark of favour rather than as likely to ... The third range heirs were grouped in
three categories: the most favoured ten were set down to be joint-heirs of half ...
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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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