Boek cover War and Peace van Leo Tolstoy (Paperback)

War and Peace

Engels | Druk: New edition | Paperback | 9781853260629
Paperback 5,99
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uitgever Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen Afmeting: 19,7 x 12,6 x 6,5 cm
Aantal paginas 1024 pagina's
Aanbevolen leeftijd 18 - 17 jaar
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Leo Tolstoy | Andres Bromfield | Aylmer Maude | Olga Claridge | Henry Claridge | Louise Maude | Keith Carabine | Lev Tolstoj
Co-illustrator Coralie Bickford-Smith
Redacteur Keith Carabine
Uitgever Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 624 g
Studieboek Nee
Verpakking breedte 129 mm
Verpakking hoogte 52 mm
Verpakking lengte 198 mm


War and Peace is a vast epic centred on Napoleon's war with Russia. While it expresses Tolstoy's view that history is an inexorable process which man cannot influence, he peoples his great novel with a cast of over five hundred characters. Three of these, the artless and delightful Natasha Rostov, the world-weary Prince Andrew Bolkonsky and the idealistic Pierre Bezukhov illustrate Tolstoy's philosophy in this novel of unquestioned mastery. This translation is one which received Tolstoy's approval.

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