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War and peace

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; David Case
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, ℗1997.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : CD for computer : MP3 : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView 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., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; David Case
ISBN: 0786193131 9780786193134
OCLC Number: 50318658
Notes: Originally published in 1869, Russia.
Compact discs, MP3 format.
Indexed by chapter.
Performer(s): Read by Frederick Davidson.
Description: 4 audio discs (approximately 61 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software.
Other Titles: Voĭna i mir.
Responsibility: by Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Constance Garnett.

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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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