The Rise and Fall of Athens: Nine Greek Lives

By: Plutarch; Scott-Kilvert, Ian

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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.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Title: The Rise and Fall of Athens: Nine Greek Lives

Author Name: Plutarch; Scott-Kilvert, Ian

Categories: History,

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1960-09-30

ISBN Number: 0140441026

ISBN Number 13: 9780140441024

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: SKU9137896