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Cleopatra : a life / by Stacy Schiff.

Schiff, Stacy (Author).
Book Book (c2010.)
Description: viii, 368 p., [16] p. of col. plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2010.
24 of 24 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
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  • ISBN: 9780316001922 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0316001929 (hardcover)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-349) and index.
Contents: That Egyptian woman -- Dead men don't bite -- Cleopatra captures the old man by magic -- The golden age never was the present age -- Man is by nature a political creature -- We must often shift the sails when we wish to arrive in port -- An object of gossip for the whole world -- Illicit affairs and bastard children -- The wickedest woman in history.
Summary: The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life one of the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Though her life spanned fewer than 40 years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world.
Citation: Schiff, Stacy. "Cleopatra : a life ." New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
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