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Memoirs of Cleopatraby Margaret George
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Bestselling novelist Margaret George brings to life the glittering kingdom of Cleopatra, Queen of the Nile, in this luch, sweeping, and richly detailed saga. Told in Cleopatra's own voice, this is a mesmerizing tale of ambition, passion, and betrayl, which begins when the twenty-year-old queen seeks out the most powerful man in the world, Julius Caesar, and does not end until, having survived the assassination of Caesar and the defeat of the second man she loves, Marc Antony, she plots her own death rather than be paraded in triumph through the streets of Rome.
Most of all, in its richness and authenticity, it is an irresistible story that reveals why Margaret George's work has been widely acclaimed as the best kind of historical novel, one the reader can't wait to get lost in. (San Francisco Chronicle).
The story of Cleopatra, Queen of the Nile. This saga of ambition, power and passion is told in the first person, from the queen's earliest memories of her father's tenuous rule to her own reign over one of the most glittering kingdoms in the world.
A fictional account of Cleopatra's life, from her father's unstable rule to her own reign over the fabulous kingdom. Margaret George first visited Egypt when she was nine, and has been fascinated ever since. Her previous novels include "The Autobiography Of Henry VIII" and "Mary Queen Of Scotland And The Isles".
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