The Memoirs of Cleopatra (Hardcover)
St. Martin's Press, 9780312154301, 1024pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 1997
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Most of all, in its richness and authenticity, it is an irresistible story that reveals why Margaret George's work has been widely acclaimed.
Praise For The Memoirs of Cleopatra…
Fans of the author who loved her biographies of Henry VIII and Mary Queen of Scots will find this story of Egypt's ancient queen equally engrossing. The author's impeccable research brings a long ago civilization thoroughly to life, and her portraits of Cleopatra, Ceasar and Antony are wonderful. A spellbinding book." --Barbara Taylor Bradford
"A thrilling story...[Cleopatra's] 'memoirs' are vivid and enthralling. Read them."
"A 976 page time machine...It's as if you lived there, walked the streets and counseled the Queen throughout her turbulent life." --Cincinatti Enquirer
"Awash in sensuous, jewl-like detail... As if ancient frescoes had sprung alive." --Entertainment Weekly
"George is such a skilled writer the book seems built no the intimate details of the five senses" --Memphis Commercial Appeal
"Readers looking to be transported to another place and time will find their magic carpet here." --Publishers Weekly
"The best kind of historical novel, one the reader can't wait to get lost in." --San Francisco Chronicle