IN KING HEROD'S COURT: An Insider's Memoir

IN KING HEROD'S COURT: An Insider's Memoir
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Pages:
218
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Goodreads Rating:
4.14
Published:
September 19th 2014
ASIN
B00NQT5KL6
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IN KING HEROD'S COURT is a novel in the tradition of the classic historical novels "I, Claudius" by Robert Graves and "Augustus" by John Williams. It tells the story of the life and adventures of Nicholas of Damascus, (64 BCE – 16 CE) diplomat, politician, philosopher, historian, friend and confidant of the three greatest men of his epoch: Mark Antony, Herod and Augustus. David Mandel has written a remarkable novel, racy and inventive, laced with humor and irony, that will delight his readers.