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Paperback, 305 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $15.95 |


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A fictional portrait of Augustus Caesar follows the ancient Roman leader from his youth to his rise to power following the murder of his uncle, Julius Caesar, in the midst of fierce competition, intrigue, and political machinations.