By Leo Tolstoy
Often referred to as the best novel ever written, War and Peace is without delay an epic of the Napoleonic Wars, a philosophical learn, and a party of the Russian spirit. Tolstoy’s genius is visible sincerely within the multitude of characters during this enormous chronicle—all of them absolutely discovered and both memorable. Out of this complicated narrative emerges a profound exam of the individual’s position within the old strategy, person who makes it transparent why Thomas Mann praised Tolstoy for his Homeric powers and put War and Peace within the comparable type because the Iliad: “To learn him . . . is to discover one’ s means domestic . . . to every little thing inside us that's basic and sane.”
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Nominated as one in all America’s best-loved novels via PBS’s The nice American ReadOften referred to as the best novel ever written, warfare and Peace is instantly an epic of the Napoleonic Wars, a philosophical examine, and a party of the Russian spirit. Tolstoy’s genius is obvious sincerely within the multitude of characters during this substantial chronicle—all of them totally discovered and both memorable.
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War and Peace: Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky (Vintage Classics) by Leo Tolstoy