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WAR AND PEACE by LEO TOLSTOY

by LEO TOLSTOY

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Author: LEO TOLSTOY

Languages: English

Number Of Pages: 938

Binding: Paperback

Package Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.5 x 2.2 inches

Release Date: 01-12-2014

Details: 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. Tolstoy said War and Peace is "not a novel, even less is it a poem, and still less a historical chronicle". Large sections, especially the later chapters, are a philosophical discussion rather than narrative.Tolstoy also said that the best Russian literature does not conform to standards and hence hesitated to call War and Peace a novel. Instead, he regarded Anna Karenina as his first true novel. According to the Encyclopædia Britannica, "no single English novel attains the universality of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace."