Online articles about Tolstoy, War and Peace, and Russian literature
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The best biographies of Tolstoy
Other useful books about Tolstoy, his art, and his times
Feuer, Kathryn B. Tolstoy and the Genesis of ‘War and Peace’.
Ed. Robin Feuer Miller and
An engagingly written book by a respected Tolstoy scholar and novelist, tracing the process by which War and Peace
grew from a socio-political novel with overt ideological intentions into an artistic masterpiece that transcends ideology altogether.
The best compilation in English of Tolstoy’s letters and diaries
What to read by Tolstoy after War and Peace