Forgot your password?  
Study Guide

War and Peace Chapter Summary & Analysis - Part 4, Chapters 1-4 Summary

This Study Guide consists of approximately 190 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of War and Peace.
This section contains 447 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our War and Peace Study Guide

Part 4, Chapters 1-4 Summary

It's the beginning of 1806, and Nikolai comes home on leave. He brings his friend, Denisov, with him. His family is ecstatic at his arrival. Natasha hugs and kisses Denisov, much to everyone's surprise. Nikolai is struck by sixteen-year-old Sonya's beauty, but the two speak to each other as if they were strangers, which Vera points out. Nikolai is surprised to see how dashing a figure Denisov is in the drawing room, having only seen him on the battlefield. Nikolai is received as a hero at home and in Moscow. While home, Nikolai drifts further away from Sonya. Anna Mikhaylovna comes to visit and tells them that Pierre is very unhappy in his marriage. The Russian people are bewildered by news of the defeat at Austerlitz. The English Club, a Russian men's club of the elite, meets on the third of March. All veterans...

(read more from the Part 4, Chapters 1-4 Summary)

This section contains 447 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our War and Peace Study Guide
Copyrights
War and Peace from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook