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War and peace

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Andrew Davies; Louise Maude; Aylmer Maude
Publisher: London : BBC Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tolstoy's beguiling masterpiece entwines love, death and determinism with Russia's war with Napoleon and its effects on those swept up by the terror it brings. The lives of Pierre, Prince Andrei and Natasha are changed forever as conflict rages throughout the early nineteenth century. Following the rise and fall of some of society's most influential families, this truthful and poignant epic is as relevant today as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Andrew Davies; Louise Maude; Aylmer Maude
ISBN: 9781849908467 184990846X
OCLC Number: 945570105
Notes: TV tie-in.
Translated from the Russian.
Formerly CIP.
Description: viii, 994 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Voyna i mir.
Responsibility: Leo Tolstoy ; with an introduction by Andrew Davies ; translated by Louise and Aylmer Maude.

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Accompanied by a stellar cast including Paul Dano (12 Years a Slave, Prisoners, There Will Be Blood) as the idealistic Pierre, James Norton (Happy Valley, Belle, Grantchester) as the ambitious Prince  Read more...

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