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The Resource War and peace, Leo Tolstoy ; translation by Anthony Briggs ; with an afterword by Orlando Figes

War and peace, Leo Tolstoy ; translation by Anthony Briggs ; with an afterword by Orlando Figes

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War and peace
Title
War and peace
Statement of responsibility
Leo Tolstoy ; translation by Anthony Briggs ; with an afterword by Orlando Figes
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
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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StDuBDS
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1828-1910
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Tolstoy, Leo
Dewey number
  • 891.7'33
  • 891.733
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Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Russian
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Briggs, Anthony
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Russia
  • Russia
Label
War and peace, Leo Tolstoy ; translation by Anthony Briggs ; with an afterword by Orlando Figes
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Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140447934
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 1399 p.
Isbn
9780140447934
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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Label
War and peace, Leo Tolstoy ; translation by Anthony Briggs ; with an afterword by Orlando Figes
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140447934
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 1399 p.
Isbn
9780140447934
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

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