The Rise and Fall of Athens : Nine Greek Lives

Description

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.

Details

Author(s)
Plutarch, Ian Scott-Kilvert
Format
Paperback | 320 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 14mm | 223g
Publication date
01 Jan 1964
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint
PENGUIN CLASSICS
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
0140441026
ISBN13
9780140441024
Bestsellers rank
44,541