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      A Novel of Ancient Rome

      (Cicero, #1)
      by Robert Harris

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      • ISBN: 9780743266031 (074326603X)
      • Places: Italy, Rome
      • Series: Cicero, #1
      • Author: Robert Harris
      • Characters: Tiro, Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, Marcus Licinius Crassus, Julius Caesar, Marcus Tullius Cicero
      • Format: hardcover, 305 pages
      • Language: english
      • Genres: fiction, historical, italy, thriller, politics, roman, novels, classics
      • Release date: September 19, 2006
      • Publisher: Simon & Schuster

      About The Book

      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. The stranger is a Sicilian, a victim of the island’s corrupt Roman governor, Verres. The senator is Marcus Cicero โ€” an ambitious young lawyer and spellbinding orator, who at the age of twenty-seven is determined to attain imperium โ€” supreme power in the state.

      Of all the great figures of the Roman world, none was more fascinating or charismatic than Cicero. And Tiro โ€” the inventor of shorthand and author of numerous books, including a celebrated biography of his master (which was lost in the Dark Ages) โ€” was always by his side.

      Compellingly written in Tiro’s voice, Imperium is the re-creation of his vanished masterpiece, recounting in vivid detail the story of Cicero’s quest for glory, competing with some of the most powerful and intimidating figures of his โ€” or any other โ€” age: Pompey, Caesar, Crassus, and the many other powerful Romans who changed history.

      Robert Harris, the world’s master of innovative historical fiction, lures us into a violent, treacherous world of Roman politics at once exotically different from and yet startlingly similar to our own โ€” a world of Senate intrigue and electoral corruption, special prosecutors and political adventurism โ€” to describe how one clever, compassionate, devious, vulnerable man fought to reach the top.

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