By Colleen McCullough
His victories have been legend -- in conflict and bedchamber alike. Love was once a political weapon he wielded cunningly and ruthlessly in his deepest struggle opposed to enemies within the discussion board. Genius, common, patrician, Gaius Julius Caesar was once background. His better halves acquired him impression. He sacrificed his cherished daughter at the adjust of ambition. He burned for the cold-hearted mistress he may possibly by no means dare belief. Caesar's ladies all knew -- and feared -- his strength. He loved them, used them, destroyed them on his impossible to resist upward push to prominence. And certainly one of them could seal his destiny.
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Caesar's Women (Masters of Rome, Book 4) by Colleen McCullough