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Father Sergius
     

Father Sergius

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by Leo Tolstoy, New Century Books
 

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His father, a retired colonel of the Guards, had died when Stepan was twelve, and sorry as his mother was to part from her son, she entered him at the Military College as her deceased husband had intended.

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His father, a retired colonel of the Guards, had died when Stepan was twelve, and sorry as his mother was to part from her son, she entered him at the Military College as her deceased husband had intended.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940011936135
Publisher:
New Century Books
Publication date:
10/11/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
46 KB

Meet the Author

A Russian author of novels, short stories, plays, and philosophical essays, Count Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) was born into an aristocratic family and is best known for the epic books War and Peace and Anna Karenina, regarded as two of the greatest works of Russian literature. After serving in the Crimean War, Tolstoy retired to his estate and devoted himself to writing, farming, and raising his large family. His novels and outspoken social polemics brought him world-wide fame.

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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Father Sergius 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
From the very first chapter, this is one story that will absorb you if you like books that are in search of the meaning and purpose of life.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago