Leo Tolstoy

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Noun1.Leo Tolstoy - Russian author remembered for two great novels (1828-1910)Leo Tolstoy - Russian author remembered for two great novels (1828-1910)
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For a few generations of Russian readers, however, the touching story of two animals' friendship was inseparably linked to the name of one author alone, Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy.
Tolstoy (1884-1979) left the Soviet Union in 1929 at aged 45, and Croskey (history, Muhlenberg College, Pennsylvania) describes the Russian period of her life, particularly the 1920s when she worked to preserve the legacy of her father, the writer Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy (1828-1910) in revolutionary Russia, and preserve the family estate as a museum and living memorial to him.