The Rise and Fall of Athens: Nine Greek LivesBy Ian PlutarchScott-Kilvert
- Author: Ian PlutarchScott-Kilvert
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Penguin Classics
- Published: 1960-09-30
- Edition: New Impression
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.