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The Cossacks

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Jonathan Oliver; Naxos AudioBooks, Ltd.
Publisher: [Franklin, Tenn.] : Naxos AudioBooks, ℗2010.
Series: Complete classics.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Olenin, a young nobleman who is disenchanted with city life, finds himself caught up in the wild beauty of the Caucasus and the simplicity of its people. In the setting of what is present-day Kazakhstan, Tolstoy examines two psychological problems. The first dilemma is that of a young man who desires both fulfilling love and a place as a respected member of society. The other is the difficulty of a primitive society  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Jonathan Oliver; Naxos AudioBooks, Ltd.
ISBN: 9789626341315 9626341319
OCLC Number: 539314945
Notes: Compact discs.
Accompanying pamphlet includes contents of the discs and six paragraphs of background notes on Tolstoy and "The Cossacks."
Performer(s): Read by Jonathan Oliver.
Description: 6 audio discs (7 hr., 3 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet (12 pages).
Series Title: Complete classics.
Other Titles: Kazaki.
Responsibility: Leo Tolstoy.

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Dissatisfied with his life of frivolity among the aristocracy of Moscow, young Dmitri Andreyevitch Oleynin sets out for the Caucasus region. Here, among the natural beauty of his surroundings and the  Read more...

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When you think of Tolstoy, you most likely think of his epic novels, like Anna Karenina or War and Peace. You probably don't think of his shorter pieces like The Cossacks, a shorter novella that is Read more...

 
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