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 retaliated by doing the one thing that she could not even pretend to forgive—
when ambassadors came to him from Spain asking that they might erect a temple
A.D. 25] to him and his mother he refused on behalf of both. He told the Senate ...
He visited the temple of Jove on the Capitoline Hill. Apelles was with him. He
asked Apelles, "Who's the greater God— Jove or myself?" Apelles hesitated,
thinking that Caligula was joking, and not wishing to blaspheme Jove in Jove's
While he was away the workmen had been busy on the new temple on the
Palatine Hill at the other side of the Temple of Castor and Pollux from the New
Palace. An extension had been made as far as the Market Place. Caligula now
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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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