Books Lives of the Caesars by Suetonius Paperback, 392 pages, Oxford University Press, List Price: $13.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleLives of the CaesarsAuthorSuetonius Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary The Lives of the Caesars include the biographies of Julius Caesar and the eleven subsequent emperors: Augustus, Tiberius, Gaius Caligula, Claudius, Nero, Galba, Otho, Vitelius, Vespasian, Titus, Domitian. Translated by Catharine Edwards. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Lives of the Caesars My Guilty Pleasure You Came, You Saw, You Did WHAT?: A Ribald Roman History October 27, 2013 Rita Mae Brown, author of Rubyfruit Jungle and several mystery series, first read Suetonius' Lives of the Caesars in college. It's hardly a staid Latin history book — in fact, it's Brown's favorite guilty pleasure. An academic-looking cover hides a raunchy, violent, thrilling book, she says, full of "around-the-clock degradation."