d. 413 BC

After death of Pericles, emerged as leader of peace party. Led disastrous Sicilian Expedition.

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Fatal Expedition  in  Pictures from Greek Life and Story  by  Alfred J. Church
Alcibiades in Disgrace  in  The Story of the Greeks  by  H. A. Guerber
Nicias  in  Our Young Folks' Plutarch  by  Rosalie Kaufman
Amphipolus Surrenders to Brasidas  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor
Images of Hermes Are Destroyed  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor
Sicilian Expedition  in  The Story of the Greek People  by  Eva March Tappan