A stunning insight into the mind of a proficient thinker and his craving for real faith and satisfaction. A Confession is Tolstoys inner voyage during which he shares his personal attainments, crisis and his search for peace and relation with God. This self-seeking journey leads him to take refuge in religion. Inspirational and thought-provoking!
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Leo Tolstoy was a Russian novelist and moral philosopher noted for his ideas of nonviolent resistance. His diary reveals an incessant pursuit of a morally justified life. He was known for his generosity to the peasants.His best known novels are War and Peace (1869), which Tolstoy regarded as an epic rather than a novel, and Anna Karenina (1877). His work was admired in his time by Dostoyevsky, Checkov, Turgenev, and Flaubert, and later by Virginia Woolf and James Joyce.From the Back Cover:
An account of a spiritual crisis, marking a shift of Tolstoy's central focus from the aesthetic to the religious and philosophical.
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