Resurrection: The Awakening

Leo Tolstoy Resurrection: The Awakening Original Title: Воскресение The young nobleman Nekhlyudov serves as a juror during the trial of a young woman whom he recognizes as she appears in court: Katerina (Katyusha) Maslova, whom he had seduced ten years before as a...

War and Peace

Leo Tolstoy War and Peace Original Title: Война и миръ This historical novel by Lew Tolstoy is set during  the years 1801 to 1820.  It describes  the attack of Napoleon’s army on other European countries, and on Russia in particular, from the Russian point of view....