Leo Tolstoy S Classic Story Of Doomed Love Is One Of The Most Admired Novels In World Literature Generations Of Readers Have Been Enthralled By His Magnificent Heroine, The Unhappily Married Anna Karenina, And Her Tragic Affair With Dashing Count Vronsky In Their World Frivolous Liaisons Are Commonplace, But Anna And Vronsky S Consuming Passion Makes Them A Target For Scorn And Leads To Anna S Increasing Isolation The Heartbreaking Trajectory Of Their Relationship Contrasts Sharply With The Colorful Swirl Of Friends And Family Members Who Surround Them, Especially The Newlyweds Kitty And Levin, Who Forge A Touching Bond As They Struggle To Make A Life Together Anna Karenina Is A Masterpiece Not Only Because Of The Unforgettable Woman At Its Core And The Stark Drama Of Her Fate, But Also Because It Explores And Illuminates The Deepest Questions About How To Live A Fulfilled Life.
commonly Leo Tolstoy in Anglophone countries was a Russian writer who primarily wrote novels and short stories Later in life, he also wrote plays and essays His two most famous works, the novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina, are acknowledged as two of the greatest novels of all time and a pinnacle of realist fiction Many consider Tolstoy to have been one of the world s greatest novelists Tolstoy is equally known for his complicated and paradoxical persona and for his extreme moralistic and ascetic views, which he adopted after a moral crisis and spiritual awakening in the 1870s, after which he also became noted as a moral thinker and social reformer.His literal interpretation of the ethical teachings of Jesus, centering on the Sermon on the Mount, caused him in later life to become a fervent Christian anarchist and anarcho pacifist His ideas on nonviolent resistance, expressed in such works as The Kingdom of God Is Within You, were to have a profound impact on such pivotal twentieth century figures as Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr.
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- Анна Каренина
- Leo Tolstoy
- 25 September 2017 Leo Tolstoy