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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You banished Sosia because she was my friend. 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
It never occurred to me that by rewarding loyalty to the State I should encourage
men to tempt their friends into crime and then betray them, but this seems to have
happened in more than one instance. I am telling the Senate immediately to ...
Then I said: "Let us go on with the Games, my friends." But at once the shout rose
again, "Give up the informers!" But I asked, and Mnester repeated the question
winningly: "And if the Emperor does consent to give them up, what then?
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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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