I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus lived from 10 B.C. to 54 A.D. Despised as a weakling and dismissed as an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings that marked the reigns of Agustus, Tiberius, and the mad Caligula to become Emperor of Rome in 41 A.D. I, CLAUDIUS, the first part of Robert Graves two-part account of the life of Tiberius Claudius, is written in the form of Claudius's autobiography and stands as one of the modern classics of historical fiction.
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Of course , I understand Greek when I hear it talked : we always have to talk
Greek at meals and whenever visitors come . What ' s the book about ? ” " It ' s
part of Thucydides ' s history . This passage is about how a politician , a tanner
Up , Germanicus ! March on Rome ! We ' re your men ! Up , Germanicus , son of
Germanicus ! Germanicus for Emperor ! ” Germanicus was thunderstruck . He
shouted : “ You ' re mad , men , to talk like that . What do you think I am ? A traitor
He now took Caligula somewhat into his confidence and gave him a mission : to
find out by intimate talks with Guardsmen , which of their captains had the
greatest personal influence in the Guards ' camp , next to Sejanus ; and then to
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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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