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Graves did a wonderful service by breathing new life into these fascinating historical characters.
The book is easy to read and extremely entertaining; I highly recommend it to anyone with a love of history and political intrigue.
Graves used classical source material when writing this book - Livy, Plutarch, Tacitus, Suetonius and Josephus.
Graves is a write no doubt about it. I had only a sketchy knowledge of Claudius but not anymore. Learned a lot of history.Published 9 days ago by 75yr olld reader
This is a fun book about the early Roman Empire, from the reign of Augustus to the accession of our narrator. Read morePublished 16 days ago by Savoir Faire
I liked this book but I had a hard time keeping the characters straight. The novel is well-written but would require more than one reading to fully understand it. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Jnk
I find the sentiments for this book excessively positive. the title suggests the book is an autobiography but a tremendous part of it does not concern the said emperor at all?! Read morePublished 24 days ago by S. Sasic
I think it's obnoxious to require these sections in order to submit a review. If reviews are as important as they say, they would let us have the option of submitting our number of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Tyler Durden
Just a lovely book. I was so surprised by the high quality over all. Gold leafing on the pages edge and high quality paper that isn't found in many new books today. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Marialice Boukes
Was enthralled with the BBC series when it originally aired (the Downton Abbey of its time). The book is wonderful, filled with humor, pathos, murder and mayhem. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Ms. Lis