I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus lived from 10 B.C. to 54 A.D. Despised as a weakling and dismissed as an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings that marked the reigns of Agustus, Tiberius, and the mad Caligula to become Emperor of Rome in 41 A.D. I, CLAUDIUS, the first part of Robert Graves two-part account of the life of Tiberius Claudius, is written in the form of Claudius's autobiography and stands as one of the modern classics of historical fiction.
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Livia , on marrying Augustus , insisted that he should restore to Urgulania her
husband ' s confiscated estates , and invite her to live with them as a member of
the family . By Livia ' s influence - for in Augustus ' s name Livia could force
I was to say that he was still fishing , but that a man couldn ' t live wholly on fish ,
and that you were to pass the word to his brother - in - law , and that if the milk
was sent it never reached him , and that he wanted a little book to read , at least ...
Loud cheers , laughter , and cries of " Long live the Emperor Claudius ! ” The
Sergeant apologized . “ Why sir , we all thought you were dead . But you ' re our
man , all right . Push him up , lads , where we can all see him ! ” Two burly
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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - superpeer - LibraryThing
I picked up I Claudius and Claudius the God, because I remembered really liking the BBC Series, which we watched in Latin Class. I approached the first book with some caution, not sure if they would ... Leer comentario completo
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At a certain point it became unreadable for me. I made it 1/5th of the book, and I thought the book should have been renamed, 'Livia is the Devil'. I just got tired of it. There wasn't a moment when ... Leer comentario completo
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