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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seemed already an academic one tried to ingratiate themselves with him, hoping
for important honours from him when he succeeded Augustus. This general
readiness to welcome a continuance of the monarchy seemed to please Livia,
gambler threw Venus he seemed as pleased as if he had thrown her himself. "It is
, indeed, a pleasure to win from you, my dear fellow, and to say this is the highest
praise I can bestow on a man, for usually I hate winning because of the insight ...
Although she was well rid of her husband, she always seemed unhappy now,
and the unhappier she grew the more solicitous were Caligula's attentions. He
now married her, for appearances only, to a cousin of his, /Emilius Lepidus,
whom I ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - harrietbrown - LibraryThing
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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