War and Peace (Vintage Classics)

By | October 30, 2017
War and Peace (Vintage Classics) Author Leo Tolstoy
ISBN-10 1400079985
ISBN-13 9781400079988
Year 2008-12-02
Pages 1296
Language English
Publisher Vintage
Download Link Click Here

The basis for the A E miniseries starring Paul Dano and Lily James From the award winning translators of Anna Karenina and The Brothers Karamazov comes this magnificent new translation of Tolstoy s masterwork War and Peace broadly focuses on Napoleons 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 Napoleon and Natasha Rostov the beautiful young daughter of a nobleman who intrigues both men A s Napoleons army invades Tolstoy brilliantly follows characters from diverse backgroundspeasants and nobility civilians and soldiersas they struggle with the problems unique to their era their history and their culture And as the novel progresses these characters transcend their specificity becoming some of the most movingand humanfigures in world literature

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *