1869 books (Book Guide)

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Source: Wikipedia. Commentary (books not included). Pages: 31. Chapters: 1869 novels, War and Peace, Le Spleen de Paris, The Man Who Laughs, The Idiot, The Innocents Abroad, Lorna Doone, A Memoir of Jane Austen, Sentimental Education, An Old-Fashioned Girl, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, He Knew He Was Right, Catechism of a Revolutionary, The Malay Archipelago, The Knight of Sainte-Hermine, Mirat-ul-Uroos, Culture and Anarchy, Letters From My Windmill, 1869 in literature, L'Arlésienne, France and England in North America, A Luneta Mágica, The Eclipse, Old Town Folks. Excerpt: War and Peace (Russian: , Pre-reform Russian: « ») is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, published in 1869. The work is epic in scale and is one of the most celebrated works of fiction. It is regarded as Tolstoy's finest literary achievement, along with his other famous work Anna Karenina (1873-1877). War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to the French invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. Portions of an earlier version were serialized in the magazine The Russian Messenger between 1865 and 1867. The novel was first published in its entirety in 1869. Newsweek in 2009 ranked it top of its list of Top 100 Books. Tolstoy himself, somewhat enigmatically, said of War and Peace that it was "not a novel, even less is it a poem, and still less an historical chronicle." An undated photograph of Leo Tolstoy's son dressed for Russian winter Tolstoy's notes from the ninth draft of War and Peace, 1864War and Peace is famously long for a novel (though not the longest). It is subdivided into four books or volumes, each with subparts containing many chapters. Tolstoy came up with the title, and some of his themes, from an 1861 work of Proudhon: La Guerre et la Paix ('War and Peace' in French). Tolstoy had served in the Crimean War and written a series of short stories and novellas featuring scenes of war. He began writing War and Peace in the year that he finally married and settled down at his country estate. The first half of the book was written under the name "1805". During the writing of the second half, he read widely and acknowledged Schopenhauer as one of his main inspirations. However, Tolstoy developed his own views of history and the role of the individual within it. The novel can be generally classified as historical fiction. It contains elements present in many types of popular 18th and 19th century literature, especially the r

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Titel
1869 books (Book Guide)
Untertitel
1869 novels, War and Peace, Le Spleen de Paris, The Man Who Laughs, The Idiot, The Innocents Abroad, Lorna Doone, A Memoir of Jane Austen, Sentimental Education, An Old-Fashioned Girl, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon
Editor
EAN
9781157582175
ISBN
1157582176
Format
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Anzahl Seiten
32
Gewicht
68g
Größe
H246mm x B189mm x T2mm
Jahr
2011
Untertitel
Englisch
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