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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Livy has no conscience, that's the truth. I'm always catching him out. I asked him
once if he always had the same trouble as I had in finding the brass tablets he
wanted among the litter of the Public Record Office. He said, 'Oh, no trouble at all.
and asking for the promised discharge and the legacy at once. They did so, and
Germanicus replied that the Emperor was a man of his word and that the
discharges could be granted that very day. But he asked them to have patience
about the ...
A deputation of Spaniards once came to complain to him that they had been four
years now without a governor and that the staff of the last one were pillaging the
province shamefully. Tiberius said: "You aren't asking for a new governor, are ...
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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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