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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As for my slaves, I have always treated them generously in sickness and health,
youth and old age and expected the highest degree of devotion from them in
return. I have seldom been disappointed, though when they have abused my ...
It is foolish to treat slaves like cattle. They are more intelligent than cattle, capable
besides of doing more damage in a week to one's property by wilful carelessness
and stupidity than the entire price you have paid for them. Cato made a boast ...
Unfortunately he could get no proof of Julia's infidelities apart from the evidence
of slaves, for she managed things very carefully; and slave-evidence was not
good enough to offer Augustus as grounds for divorcing his beloved only
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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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