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Last of the Wine, the (1956) [Novel]
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Alexias, a young Athenian of good family, grows up just as the Peloponnesian War is drawing to a close. The adult world he enters is one in which the power and influence of his class have been undermined by the forces of war, and more and more Alexias finds himself drawn to the controversial teachings of Sokrates. Among the great thinker's followers Alexias meets Lysis, and the two youths become inseparable, wrestling together in the palaestra, journeying to the Olympic Games and fighting in the wars against Sparta. On the great historical canvas of famine, siege, and civil conflict, their relationship captures vividly the intricacies of classical Greek culture.

Original title: The Last of the Wine
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGay & LesbianGay Male
FictionHistoricalAncient World (Greece, Rome, etc)Greece

Edition #1: The Last of the Wine

The Last of the Wine (1956)
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Language: English

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The Last of the Wine (2001)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Vintage Books
ISBN: 0375726810
Pages: 400

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The Last of the Wine (1993)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sceptre Books
ISBN: 0340404876
Dimensions: x x
Pages: 384

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The Last of the Wine (October 1964)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages: 372
Notes: Pocket Books # 75025

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