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Cicero by Anthony Everitt
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Jan 30, 09

really liked it
bookshelves: biography, history
Read in January, 2009

Engaging biography of one of Rome's greatest orators, lawyers, politicians. We are shown Cicero, warts and all, struggling for a degree of ethics as the Republic inexorably falls apart. Fascinating stuff that leaves you wanting more, though not necessarily about Cicero...
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