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Author Harris, Robert, 1957- author.

Title Dictator / Robert Harris.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A Knopf, 2016.
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Fiction    HARRIS,ROB    DUE 03-01-21
 GDL Montrose Library Fiction    HARRIS,ROB    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Montrose Library Fiction.
Edition First United States edition.
Description 385 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent.
unmediated n rdamedia.
volume nc rdacarrier.
Note "This is a Borzoi Book"--from title page verso.
Includes glossary and bibliographic references.
Summary "There was a time when Cicero held Caesar's life in the palm of his hand. But now Caesar is the dominant figure and Cicero's life is in ruins. Exiled, separated from his wife and children, his possessions confiscated, his life constantly in danger, Cicero is tormented by the knowledge that he has sacrificed power for the sake of his principles. His comeback requires wit, skill and courage - and for a brief and glorious period, the legendary orator is once more the supreme senator in Rome. But politics is never static and no statesman, however cunning, can safeguard against the ambition and corruption of others" -- from author's web page.
Subject Cicero, Marcus Tullius -- Fiction.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C. -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780307957948 (hardcover)
0307957942 (hardcover)

 
    
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