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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Many more came in from points further up the coast; they had been respectfully
treated by the inhabitants, who had lately been forced to swear alliance with
Rome. About twenty ship-loads returned from as far away as Britain, which had
... a Consul's wife, committed suicide afterwards in the presence of her friends,
telling them that she had been forced to ... taken advantage of her complaisance
by forcing her to such abominable acts of filthiness with him that she preferred to
You forced Silius to kill himself because he was my friend. And Calpurnius
because he was my friend. And now my dear Pulchra is doomed too, though her
only crime is her foolish fondness for me. People are beginning to avoid me,
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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
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - harrietbrown - LibraryThing
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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