Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh

Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh

by Laurel A. Rockefeller

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Overview

The exciting true story of Egypt's most famous queen!

Cleopatra Thea Philopator refused to do what she was told. In an age where patriarchy denied full citizenship to even the most elite of Roman women, Cleopatra ruled her Egypt determined to keep it independent and free from Roman control -- at any price necessary. Demonized as a simple seductress by Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus (the future Caesar Augustus) and his political allies, Cleopatra VII proved herself the equal to three of the most powerful men of the Roman world: Gaius Julius Caesar, Marcus Antonius, and Octavian Caesar.

Includes a detailed timeline, suggested reading list/bibliography, and a special Easter egg for Doctor Who fans.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940155327790
Publisher: Laurel A. Rockefeller
Publication date: 10/20/2018
Series: The Legendary Women of World History , #9
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 359 KB

About the Author

Born, raised, and educated in Lincoln, Nebraska USA Laurel A. Rockefeller is author of over one hundred books published and self-published since August, 2012 with print editions spanning across ten languages and counting, plus audio books on Audible in English (Spanish editions publishing in 2020). A dedicated scholar and biographical historian, Ms. Rockefeller is passionate about education and improving history literacy worldwide.

With her lyrical writing style, Laurel's books are as beautiful to read as they are informative.

In her spare time, Laurel enjoys spending time with her cockatiels, travelling to historic places, and watching classic motion pictures and classic television series. Favourites: Star Trek, Doctor Who, Stargate SG-1, and Babylon 5.

Winner of the "Godiva Book Award" for 2019 for "His Red Eminence," Laurel is a proud supporter of Foster Parrots Ltd., The Arbor Day Foundation, and Health in Harmony.

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