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The Rise and Fall of Athens

Nine Greek Lives

Plutarch - Author

Ian Scott-Kilvert - Translator

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ISBN 9780140441024 | 320 pages | 30 Sep 1960 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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Nine Greek biographies illustrate the rise and fall of Athens, from the legendary days of Theseus, the city's founder, through Solon, Themistocles, Aristides, Cimon, Pericles, Nicias, and Alcibiades, to the razing of its walls by Lysander.
Translated with an Introduction by Ian Scott-Kilvert

Introduction
Theseus
Solon
Themistocles
Aristides
Cimon
Pericles
Nicias
Alcibiades
Lysander

Maps