Master and Man

Master and Man

by Aylmer Maude, Leo Tolstoy
     
 

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In this short story, a merchant, Brekhinov sets off on a one-day journey with his servant, Nikita. When a blizzard strands them, the merchant learns the uselessness of relying simply on wealth and worldly success and the necessity of goodness, sacrifice, and service for a complete life.

Overview

In this short story, a merchant, Brekhinov sets off on a one-day journey with his servant, Nikita. When a blizzard strands them, the merchant learns the uselessness of relying simply on wealth and worldly success and the necessity of goodness, sacrifice, and service for a complete life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809596867
Publisher:
Alan Rodgers Books
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Pages:
108
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.38(d)

Meet the Author

Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) is revered worldwide as one of the greatest writers of all time. His novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina have become classics of world literature.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 9, 1828
Date of Death:
November 20, 1910
Place of Birth:
Tula Province, Russia
Place of Death:
Astapovo, Russia
Education:
Privately educated by French and German tutors; attended the University of Kazan, 1844-47

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