Everything Is Finished I Have Nothing But You Now Remember That Anna Karenina Seems To Have Everything Beauty, Wealth, Popularity And An Adored Son But She Feels That Her Life Is Empty Until The Moment She Encounters The Impetuous Officer Count Vronsky Their Subsequent Affair Scandalizes Society And Family Alike And Soon Brings Jealously And Bitterness In Its Wake Contrasting With This Tale Of Love And Self Destruction Is The Vividly Observed Story Of Levin, A Man Striving To Find Contentment And A Meaning To His Life And Also A Self Portrait Of Tolstoy Himself
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
- 26 April 2018 Leo Tolstoy