war and peace by leo tolstoy, book 10

book 10

book ten war and peace by leo tolstoy

ginormous. huge. gargantuan. monster.

if war and peace is the himalayas of novels, you are now staring at mount everest in book 10 (followed by k2 in book 11…).

in terms of word count and chapters, book ten is the biggest of them all in leo tolstoy’s war and peace. at 64,985 words and 39 chapters, book 10 of war and peace could probably stand alone as its own novel, or book, in fact.

anyway, we hope you’re not too bored yet. if you can make it through book 10, you’ll be almost done with all of war and peace.

some more stats on book ten of war and peace:

64,985 words
369,175 characters
39 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,666.28
average number of characters per chapter: 9,466.03

compare the numbers for book ten of war and peace above with what you’ve read so far of the novel (if you’ve actually read this far, through the end of book nine):

315,627 words
1,829,956 characters
191 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,652.5
average number of characters per chapter: 9,580.92

war and peace by leo tolstoy book ten – chapters