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Why 'War and Peace' Needed a New Translation

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Why 'War and Peace' Needed a New Translation

Why 'War and Peace' Needed a New Translation

Why 'War and Peace' Needed a New Translation

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Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky are the superstar translators of the newly released War and Peace. Why did they decide to tackle the translation of this enduring and monumental book?

Sara Fishko reports from WNYC.