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I, Claudius by Robert Graves
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Jul 20, 12

bookshelves: historical-fiction, classics, 1900-1950, audiobooks, read-in-2012, biography-autobiography-memoir
Read from July 10 to 20, 2012 — I own a copy, read count: 1

Much more entertaining than I thought it would be going in--I mean, I should have known, right? Political intrigue, murder, forced suicide, voluntary suicide, torture, poison, banishment, war...those ancient Roman emperors kept themselves busy! I liked hearing the story from Claudius' point of view--I found him very likable, and the narration for the audiobook was great (other than a couple brief moments when he slipped into what sounded suspiciously like a Southern drawl). I assumed going in that, though I was interested enough to read this first book in the series, I wouldn't want to continue with it. But...I'm definitely considering it!
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