War and Peace is written in the backdrop of the legendary attack on Russia by NApolean between 1805 and 1813. The master work narrates the history of Europe and Russia from the early 19th century and late 18th century in the best exotic manner.
Dramatical moments and eternal characters makes this novel o ne of the best ever written novel. Leo Tolstoy has created magic with his pen, one of the bestsellers the world ever seen is being translated to many languages. DC Books has published the novel in Malayalam under the title Yudhavum samadanavum. The novel is abridged and retold by Nagavalli R.S Kurup. It is edited by Dr.P K.Rajasekharan.