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War and peace

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; David Case
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, ℗1997.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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War and Peace is a historical war epic, a philosophical study, and a celebration of the Russian spirit. It follows the metamorphosis of five aristocratic families against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Individual stories interweave as each of Tolstoy's memorable characters seek fulfillment, fall in love, make mistakes, and become scarred by war in different ways. Out of this complex narrative emerges a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; David Case
ISBN: 0786112514 9780786112517 0786112522 9780786112524 0786112530 9780786112531
OCLC Number: 38907778
Notes: Unabridged.
Originally published in 1869, Russia.
Performer(s): Read by Frederick Davidson.
Description: 43 audiocassettes (1 1/2 hr. each) : analog, digitally mastered
Other Titles: Voĭna i mir.
Responsibility: by Leo Tolstoy.

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War and Peace is a historical war epic, a philosophical study, and a celebration of the Russian spirit. It follows the metamorphosis of five aristocratic families against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Individual stories interweave as each of Tolstoy's memorable characters seek fulfillment, fall in love, make mistakes, and become scarred by war in different ways. Out of this complex narrative emerges a profound examination of the individual's place in the historical process.

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