war and peace by leo tolstoy, book 5

book 05

book five war and peace by leo tolstoy

after the relative brevity of war and peace book four, we’re back to a more semi-normal word and chapter count in book five. you didn’t actually think war and peace books were going to stay “short” the rest of the way through, did you?

here are some key stats on book five, war and peace by leo tolstoy:

33,752 words
189,399 characters
22 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,534.18
average number of characters per chapter: 8,609.05

In fact, if you’re keeping score at home, and you’ve actually made it the whole way through war and peace books one through four, here’s how much reading you’ve done so far:

156,391 words
887,644 characters
84 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,861.8
average number of characters per chapter: 10,567.19

you’re a little bit more than a quarter of the way through war and peace now (about 27 percent of the way, in fact). so keep reading. and have fun!

war and peace by leo tolstoy book five – chapters