Cicero: Life & Times Of Rome's Greatest Politician
This dynamic and engaging biography plunges us into the fascinating, scandal-ridden world of ancient Rome in its heyday. Accessible to us through his legendary speeches and an unrivaled collection of letters, Cicero comes to life as a witty and cunning political operator, the most eloquent and astute witness to the last days of the Republic. By Anthony Everitt. Random House. 364 pages.