They never had these when I was at school. I might have been more attentive to history if they did.
This is Pharaoh-licious – a crash course on Cleopatra, with apologies to Fergie from Black Eyed Peas and ‘Fergielicious.’
the first Empress of Rome was almost a woman … called Cleopatra
So she married his successor, Marc Antony. Brash, irresistible and fatally unreliable, his hold on power soon slips away.
As the tide turns against her, she plots a last, spectacular manoeuvre to save her children, her empire, and her place among the gods.
“This is the riveting story of Egypt’s last and greatest queen … creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable woman who thrived and triumphed in a world ruled by men.” – Publishers Weekly