Descripción del libro
"Cleopatra" by H. Rider Haggard is a historical novel that tells the story of the famous Egyptian queen, Cleopatra. The novel begins with the arrival of the Roman general, Julius Caesar, in Egypt in 48 BC. Cleopatra, who is struggling to maintain her grip on the throne, sees Caesar as a potential ally in her struggle against her brother, Ptolemy. Despite initial hostilities between them, Caesar and Cleopatra develop a passionate love affair, and together they work to defeat Ptolemy and restore Cleopatra to the throne. "Cleopatra" is a timeless classic that continues to captivate readers with its richly drawn characters, vivid descriptions, and powerful themes. It is a must-read for fans of historical fiction and anyone interested in the fascinating world of ancient Egypt and Rome.