Penguin Classics: War & Peace

Penguin Classics: War & Peace by Leo Tolstoy


ISBN
9780140447934
Published
Released
01 / 01 / 2008
Binding
Paperback
Pages
1,440
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 61mm

At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon's army marches on Russia, and the lives of three young people are changed forever. The stories of quixotic Pierre, cynical Andrey and impetuous Natasha interweave with a huge cast, from aristocrats and peasants, to soldiers and Napoleon himself. In War and Peace (1868-9), Tolstoy entwines grand themes – conflict and love, birth and death, free will and fate – with unforgettable scenes of nineteenth-century Russia, to create a magnificent epic of human life in all its imperfection and grandeur.
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