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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I realize now that the whole thing had been carefully rehearsed beforehand
between them. The first thing he said was: 'So Germanicus has been preferred to
you, eh?' I told him that I considered it a wise appointment and that I had just ...
He says that you are loyal to three things— to your friends, to Rome, and to the
truth. ... He could only have meant one thing by this: that he had believed
Postumus's story as I had reported it to Germanicus and was now restoring him in
his will ...
"There are a lot of things that I'd like to know about. I want to know, in the first
place, who ... I am a professional historian and the one thing that really interests
me is to find out how things happen and why. For instance, I write histories more
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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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