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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son: whole streets of shops were set on fire at night by half- starved looters from
the workers' quarters. Augustus organized a brigade of night-watchmen, in seven
divisions, to prevent this sort of thing: this brigade proved so useful that it has ...
That same night, or rather in the early hours of the following morning, I was
working late in my room on the upper story of our house when I heard distant
shouting and presently a slight scuffling noise from the balcony outside. I went to
the door ...
He was growing tired of Macro's wife, Ennia, whom Macro had divorced at his
request and whom he had promised to marry, and used to go out at night in
search of gallant adventures with a party of jolly fellows whom he called "The
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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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