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by Simon Raven
Athens, her wealth and fighting men squandered in Sicily, lies at the mercy of the Spartans.....


Unknown: Simon Raven
Produced By: Archie Campbell
Alexander: Paul Daneman
Alcibiades: Michael Spice
Socrates: Denys Blakelock
Timon, an Athenian merchant: Ralph Truman
Xenophon: Christopher Bidmead
Timaea, Queen of Sparta: Margaret Wolff
Endios, a Spartan ephor: Geoffrey Wincott
Ganymede, a Spartan shipmaster: Victor Lucas
Tissaphernes, a Persian satrap: Heron Carvic
Peisander, an oligarch: Rolf Lefebvre
Darius Great King of Persia: Denis McCarthy
Hermes, a eunuch: Andrew Sachs
Thrasybulos an Athenian general: John Pullen
Timandra, a whore: Jan Edwards

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BBC Radio 4 FM, 10 June 1968 20.30

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