[Reading] ➻ Смерть Ивана Ильича ➱ Leo Tolstoy – Heartforum.co.uk Hailed as one of the world's supreme masterpieces on the subject of death and dying The Death of Ivan Ilyich is the story of a worldly careerist a high court judge who has never given the inevitabilit Hailed as one of the world's supreme masterpieces on the subject of death and dying The Death of Ivan Ilyich is the story of a worldly careerist a high court judge who has never given the inevitability of Смерть Ивана PDF \ his dying so much as a passing thought But one day death announces itself to him and to his shocked surprise he is brought face to face with his own mortality How Tolstoy asks does an unreflective man confront his one and only moment of truthThis short novel was an artistic culmination of a profound spiritual crisis in Tolstoy's life a nine year period following the publication of Anna Karenina during which he wrote not a word of fictionA thoroughly absorbing and at times terrifying glimpse into the abyss of death it is also a strong testament to the possibility of finding spiritual salvation.
Лев Николаевич Толстой; 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 Смерть Ивана PDF \ 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 eually 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 s after which he also became noted as a moral thinker and social reformerHis 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.
- 86 pages
- Смерть Ивана Ильича
- Leo Tolstoy
- 07 September 2016 Leo Tolstoy