NEMESIS: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens
A ward of Pericles and a friend of Socrates, Alcibiades was spectacularly rich, bewitchingly handsome and charismatic, a skilled general, and a ruthless politician. He was also a serial traitor. Navigating often contradictory evidence, Stuttard provides a coherent account of a life that has gripped historians, storytellers, and artists for more than two thousand years. Illus.
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