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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy is a very involving and intricate novel about the struggle for victory between the French and the Russians with more of a focus on the private lives of the Russians. The story is extremely interesting and thought provoking, but you should only try to read it if you have a lot of free time on your hands.

War and Peace (Paperback) : Tolstoy, Leo : From the award-winning translators of Anna Karenina and The Brothers Karamazov comes this magnificent new translation of Tolstoy’s masterwork. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read War and Peace broadly focuses on Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812 and follows three of the most well-known characters in.

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An explosive tale of epic proportions, War and Peace, one of the best known Russian historical novels, is as much a story of love and adultery as it is of war and death. with a deep insight into the war-stricken Russia, it underlines the irrational motives of human behavior in both war and peace.

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Antony’s Brigg’s acclaimed translation of Tolstoy’s great Russian epic. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Set against the sweeping panoply of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia, War and Peace—presented here in the first new English translation in forty years—is often considered the greatest novel ever written.

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Apr 01, 2009  · "If you’ve never read it, now is the moment. This translation will show that you don’t read War and Peace, you live it" (The Times) "This is, at last, a translation of War and Peace without the dreadful misunderstandings and "improvements" that plague all other translations of the novel into English. Pevear and Volokhonsky’s supple and compelling translation is the closest that an English.

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What a lot of people don’t realize is that the brilliance of Tolstoy and "War and Peace" is that in spite of its intimidating size and reputation, it’s wonderfully easy to read and absorb. The way Tolstoy writes about love, death, fear, war and just about every other universal concern is magnificent.

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You begin to miss that sometimes rough feel of a hardback book, along with the slick, almost slippery design of a paperback. Each book seems to. I wouldn’t recommend War and Peace. Once you’ve.

At 2.8m words, the Chilcot report is four times as long as Tolstoy’s epic War and Peace. And for the same price of Chilcot, you could buy 1.25m copies of the £7.99 paperback novel – one for every.

Wouk also wrote The Winds of War and War and Remembrance. Linda Darnell and Veronica Lake. It then came out as a paperback novel in 1956. Wouk enlisted in the U.S. Navy following the attack on.

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It is smaller than a hard back and has a battery life equivalent to 6,800 page turns – enough power to read War and Peace five times. In an age where children are more interested in having an iPod.

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Everyone was on the same page today. At the Pershing Square subway stop, I exited the train, walking past a man in his 20s on the platform reading a massive trade paperback of “War and Peace.” By the.

Nov 14, 2010  · Purchased this based on the title and author, therefor assumed I was getting the full book War and Peace. This book is only 44 pages long, half of which is a table of contents (referencing content that isn’t even in this copy of War and Peace, so bizarre!).

War and Peace broadly focuses on Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812 and follows three of the most well-known characters in literature: Pierre Bezukhov, the illegitimate son of a count who is fighting for his inheritance and yearning for spiritual fulfillment; Prince Andrei Bolkonsky, who leaves his family behind to fight in the war against.

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War and Peace (Paperback) : Tolstoy, Leo : Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Often called the greatest novel ever written, War and Peace is at once an epic of the Napoleonic Wars, a philosophical study, and a celebration of the Russian spirit. Tolstoy’s genius is seen clearly in the multitude of characters in this massive chronicle–all of them.

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After marrying Sofya Behrs in 1862, Tolstoy settled down, managing his estates and writing two of his best-known novels, War and Peace (1869) and Anna Karenina(1878). In 1884 Tolstoy experienced a spiritual crisis, becoming an extreme moralist, rejecting the state, the church and private property.

War and Peace is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, which is regarded as a central work of world literature and one of Tolstoy’s finest literary achievements. The novel chronicles the history of the French invasion of Russia and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society through the stories of five Russian aristocratic families.

War and Peace is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, first published in 1869. The work is epic in scale and is regarded as one of the most important works of world literature. It is considered Tolstoy’s finest literary achievement, along with his other major prose work Anna Karenina (1873-1877).

On the other hand, there are a few more considerations to a handy schema than to your dog-eared copy of War and Peace. For one thing, Tolstoy isn’t going to send you an update. If he did, you would.

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