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War and peace

Author: Leo Tolstoy; Anthony Briggs
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Penguin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Napoleon's invasion of Russia forms the backdrop for Tolstoy's literary masterpiece. Often considered the greatest novel in any language, 'War and Peace' is also a philosophical meditation on the tension between free will and fate.
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Genre/Form: Foreign fiction in English
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy; Anthony Briggs
ISBN: 0141025115 9780141025117
OCLC Number: 851801896
Language Note: English.
Description: 1408 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: trans. Anthony Briggs.

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Describing family life set against the backdrop of war, this novel follows the fortunes of the Bolkonsky and Rostov families as Napoleon's armies sweep through Europe, invade Russia and end in  Read more...

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