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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He replied that he would return as soon as his health permitted, but that the letter
had reached him the day after a slight accident: his horse had fallen under him at
full gallop, rolled on his leg and crushed it against a sharp stone. He thanked ...
Soon he is reprimanded by Livia for his changed manner and for his surliness
towards her. "What's poisoned you?" she asks. He replies, grinning, "Maybe you'
ve been putting something in my soup." When she demands an explanation of
I had the sense to prostrate myself on the ground. My companions were not slow
in following my example. Caligula capered off the stage and soon afterwards we
were summoned to breakfast with him. I said "O God of Gods, I have never in my
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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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