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I Am #10: Cleopatraby Grace Norwich
I was the last pharaoh of Egypt. I am Cleopatra.
As the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, I ruled alone without the help of my husband. I was a powerful and courageous leader, and I passionately loved my people. Much has been written of my beauty, but I was also known for my composure, wit, and strength. I was a queen who was worshipped as a god. I am Cleopatra.
To this day, Cleopatra remains a popular figure in Western culture, with books, plays, and movies devoted to her story.I Am Cleopatra will follow her journey from its illustrious beginning to its tragic end. Learn all about this legendary queen’s fascinating life in Scholastic’s I Am biography series.