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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Roach had caught the net with his right hand and, flinging his body back, kicked
with all his strength at the shaft of the trident a foot or two from his enemy's hand.
The weapon flew up over the Thessalian's head, turned in the air and stuck ...
At first they only dared to attack stragglers and transport drivers, avoiding hand-to
-hand fighting but flinging volleys of assegais and darts from behind cover, and
running back into the forest if a Roman so much as shook a sword and shouted.
A captain called Bubo dipped his hand in a wound in Caligula's side and then
licked his fingers, shrieking, "I swore to drink his blood!" A crowd had collected
and the alarm went around, "The Germans are coming." The assassins had no ...
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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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