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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Augustus was so grateful to Musa for his supposed services that he gave him his
own weight in gold pieces, which the Senate doubled. Musa was also, though a
freedman, advanced to the rank of knight, which gave him the right to wear a ...
I was bewildered and dumb until Livilla gave me a good pinching, at which I burst
into tears and so did better than any of them. I was four years old when all this
happened, but I had turned twelve before Augustus was reluctantly compelled to
The crowd gave him a great cheer, which went to his head, for he made a speech
in a mixture of German and camp-Latin, saying that he was a renowned warrior in
his country and had killed six Romans in battle, including an officer, before he ...
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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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