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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It was always a matter of wonder that there were no children of the marriage,
seeing that my grandmother had not shown herself unfruitful and that Augustus
was reported to be the father of at least four natural children, besides his
"Whatever you say, Great-grandmother," Caligula said with downcast eyes. "Well,
Claudius, that monster there, your nephew— I'll tell you about him. He's going to
be the next Emperor." I thought it was a joke. I said smilingly: "If you tell me so, ...
And now I have come to a turning point in my story— the death of my
grandmother Livia at the age of eighty-six. She might well have lived many years
longer, for she had kept her eyesight and hearing and the use of her limbs— not
to mention ...
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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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