Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator-in ancient Greek, Κλεοπᾰ́τρᾱ Φιλοπάτωρ, romanized: Kleopátrā Philopátōr-was the last ruler of the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt, although nominally she was succeeded as pharaoh by her son Caesarion. She was also a diplomat, naval commander, linguist She was a descendant of Ptolemy I Sóter, founder of the dynasty, a Greco-Macedonian general of Alexander the Great.
Summary Also read, biographies – Tiberius Literary inspiration The Stranger inspires Kamel Daoud with his novel Meursault, contre-enquête (Actes Sud, 2014), offering the point of view of the brother of “the Arab,” killed by Meursault. According to his first editor, Kamel Daoud “deliberately confuses Meursault and Camus. In places, he subtly diverts passages from The … Read more