Week 37 Recap: Volume III Concludes With Moscow Ablaze

We are now at about 75% through Tolstoy’s epic novel, first published in English in 1886, almost two decades after its original publication. Interestingly, that first translation was actually from a French version of War and Peace; it wasn’t for a few more years that Americans got a version that was based on the original.

Imagine you’re reading this in …

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