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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tell you about Urgulanilla, to whom I was married at this time— but because the
whole business was such an utter farce. What was the use of Augustus
addressing us in this way, when he was perfectly well aware that it was not the
men who ...
State priests were chosen, and by religious law a priest had to be a married man,
married in the strict form, and the child of a strict-form marriage too. As time went
on suitable candidates for priesthood were increasingly difficult to find. Finally ...
And yet it would be untrue to say that it turned out an unhappy marriage: there
was not enough strain between us to justify the term unhappy. We slept together
at first because that seemed expected of us, and even occasionally had sexual ...
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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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