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Give War and Peace a chance : Tolstoyan wisdom for troubled times

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From a popular Tolstoy scholar: an entertaining, thought-provoking, and accessible argument for why War and Peace is more relevant to readers now than ever.

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Red Jacket Community Library 891.733 KAU (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781451644708 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1451644701 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781451644715 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 145164471X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 262 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Plans -- Imagination -- Rupture -- Success -- Idealism -- Happiness -- Love -- Family -- Courage -- Death -- Perseverance -- Truth -- Appendix 1. Meet Leo Tolstoy : a chronology of the writer's life -- Appendix 2. Who's who in War and Peace? : a guide to characters' names.
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From a popular Tolstoy scholar: an entertaining, thought-provoking, and accessible argument for why War and Peace is more relevant to readers now than ever.
Subject: Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Voń≠na i mir.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 > Appreciation.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 > Influence.
BOOKS & LITERATURE.
Art appreciation.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)


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