The Murder of Cleopatra: History's Greatest Cold Case

The Murder of Cleopatra: History's Greatest Cold Case

Pat Brown

A world-renowned felony profiler takes a desirable examine probably the most tragic mysteries in heritage.

For greater than thousand years, the nice pharaoh Cleopatra VII has been portrayed as a failed monarch. numerous historical resources kingdom that she desperately ended her existence with the chew of an asp, as her nemesis - the Roman basic Octavian, later often called Augustus, the 1st Roman emperor - stormed Alexandria. Now, a unique interpretation of historical past is dropped at gentle through world-renowned legal profiler Pat Brown in her new myth-busting booklet, The homicide of Cleopatra.

As host and profiler of The Mysterious dying of Cleopatra (Discovery 2005), Brown challenged the long-enduring fantasy that Cleopatra died through snakebite and that she dedicated suicide to prevent extra humiliation. utilizing the options and method of investigative felony profiling and crime reconstruction, The homicide of Cleopatra takes up the place the invention Channel documentary left off. Brown's findings, borne of medical technique, rigorous inquiry, and deductive reasoning, could be published opposed to a ancient backdrop of puzzle, drama, politics, probability, and romantic intrigue.

The consequence: a thought-provoking research of the superb lady Cleopatra really was once, a desirable account of the queen's ultimate determined try and break out Egypt together with her ships and treasure, and the brutal murder that ended her lifestyles because the final Egyptian pharaoh.

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