That novel was “War and Peace,” which is longer than Heller’s book and Vonnegut’s book combined and isn’t funny at all. On that first reading of Tolstoy’s masterpiece, my twenty-five-year-old self.

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Confession time: I‘ve never read War and Peace. Big books generally. 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 1 and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 2), I think I finally might be ready to crack it open. In addition.

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A fundamental question emerged from the rhetoric and saber rattling — which system, capitalist or socialist, was more likely to contain peace. the summary. (1) The Soviet Union fought wars with.

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