Good 019282421X Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc.
"I believe I am old," said the Doctor, pushing his straight-backed wooden chair from the table, and turning from his books to look out of his small window. "Yes, I am certainly very old," he said again, rapping absently on the arm of the chair with the pe
Set in the first century AD in Rome and written as an autobiographical memoir, this colorful story of the life of the Roman emperor Claudius stands as one of the modern classics of historical fiction. Physically weak and afflicted with stuttering, Claudius is initially despised and dismissed as an idiot. Shunted to the background of imperial affairs by his embarrassed royal family, he becomes a scholar and historian, while palace intrigues and murders surround hi.
A stunning elegy to a vanished time, Caroline Hellerâ s memoir traces the lives of her parents, her uncle, and their circle of intellectuals and dreamers from Central Europe on the eve of World War II to present-day America. In this unforgettable dual memoir of her parentsâ lives and her own, Caroline Heller brings to life the lost world of European caf © culture, and reminds us of the sustaining power of literature in the most challenging of times.
This book is an Ancient Greek to English translation of Porphyry of Tyre's, "An Introduction to the Tetrabiblos of Ptolemy." This Introduction is an ancient text on astrology, meant by Porphyry to accompany Claudius Ptolemy's "Almagest," one of the most i
Costume dramas have emptied pubs, wrecked social calendars, and launched countless careers. Seen on PBS, this series looks beyond the silks and velvets, sprawling manors, and addictive story lines to reveal how the best of them were made. With stars and scenes from Brideshead Revisited, The Jewel in the Crown, Sharpe, Cranford, Prideand Prejudice, Poldark, I, Claudius, and more.
Eurovideo Ich,Claudius,Kaiser und Gott S.E. Folge 1-13 (5DVD, USK/FSK: 12 VÃ--Datum: 08.12.05
Niederlande Edition, PAL/Region 2 DVD: TON: Englisch ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Holländisch ( Untertitel ), BONUSMATERIAL: Anamorphic Widescreen, Kasten-Satz, Multi-DVD Satz, Szene Zugang, Wechselwirkendes Menü, SYNOPSIS: Quo Vadis? (1985) Franco Rossi's epic mini series about the last days of Rome. Set against the back drop of Rome in crisis General Marcus Vinicius returns to the city from the battle fields and falls in love with a Christian woman, Lygia.
Paperback, Literary Licensing, LLC, 2013, ISBN13 9781258760779, ISBN10 1258760770
Good in very good packaging. 5 discs. Language: English. Run time: 669 mins. Aspect ratio: 1.33: 1. Originally released: 1975. AD52/DVD/7 LOOKS & PLAYS FINE WE SHIP ALL BUSINESS DAYS FROM MA IN 24 HRS OR LESS RETURNS NO? ' S IN STOCK TRACKING COMPLETE SERIES 35 TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Quintus Curtius was apparently a rhetorician who lived in the first century of the Roman empire and, early in the reign of Claudius (4154 CE), wrote a history of Alexander the Great in 10 books in clear and picturesque style for Latin readers. The fir
Flavius Claudius Julianus, better known to history by the name imposed by his Christian opponents, Julian "the Apostate," was a nephew of the first Christian emperor, Constantine I. Julian is one of the most fascinating figures of late antiquity. More inf
A brilliant and beautifully written novel in the tradition of Robert Graves I, Claudius, Augustus is a sweeping narrative that brings vividly to life a compelling cast of historical figures through their letters, dispatches, and memoirs. A mere eighteen years of age when his uncle, Julius Caesar, is murdered, Octavius Caesar prematurely inherits rule of the Roman Republic.
FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF "FATHERLAND" AND "POMPEII" COMES THE MOST PROVOCATIVE AND BRILLIANT NOVEL OF ANTIQUITY SINCE "I, CLAUDIUS" - IMPERIUM A CAUTIONARY TALE OF CICERO, THE GREATEST ORATOR OF ALL TIME, AND HIS EXTRAORDINARY STRUGGLE FOR POWER IN ROME. When Tiro, the confidential secretary (and slave) of a Roman senator, opens the door to a terrified stranger on a cold November morning, he sets in motion a chain of events that will eventually propel his master into one of the most suspenseful courtroom dramas in history.
Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus Or Claudius I 10Bc 54Ad Roman Emperor Of The Julio-Claudian Dynasty From The Book Crabbs Historical Dictionary Published 1825 was reproduced on the finest Canvas which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original art. This museum quality Canvas Art was faithfully reproduced using ultra-precision print technology and fade-resistant archival inks on artist premium acid-free grade canvas.