Cleopatra by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
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Cleopatra by Lucy Hughes-Hallett

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'This is a gripping book...A fascinating account of the way in which succeeding generations have seen Cleopatra; as virtuous suicide, inefficient housewife, exuberant lover, professional courtesan, scheming manipulator, femme fatale, incarnation of Isis and bimbo' - Economist

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781844139378
ISBN-10: 1844139379
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 130mm x 26mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: Pimlico
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 3-Aug-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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WINNER OF THE 2013 SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION AND THE 2013 COSTA BOOK AWARDS BIOGRAPHY OF THE YEAR. The story of Gabriele D'Annunzio, poet, daredevil - and Fascist.

His Dark Materials by Lucy Hughes-Hallett His Dark Materials, Hardback (October 2011)

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Heroes by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Heroes, Paperback (July 2005)

From the author of 'The Pike' - winner of the 2013 Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction - a compelling story of heroism told through eight famous lives that span from Achilles to Sir Francis Drake.

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Author Biography - Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Lucy Hughes-Hallett is a cultural historian and critic. She is the author of this book and of Heroes: Saviours, Traitors and Supermen, and is currently at work on a book on Gabriele d'Annunzio and the origins of fascism. She reviews regularly for the Sunday Times Books Section.

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