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December 8th, 2006

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

This year’s pick for the gift that keeps on giving is, without a doubt, the unabridged version of War and Peace on CD. It clocks in at a staggering 51 CDs with over 70 hours of reading. 70 hours!

I also like how the product page describes the book as “a remarkable challenge for any reader.” No lie.

Anyone here read it? Anyone up for the CD version?

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Ryan December 8, 2006, 2:53 pm

That would go well with the “Essential Art House – 50 Years of Janus Films” 50 DVD set. It lists for a mere $850.

Also, I have “Team of Rivals” out on audio CD from the library. That beast (which I think runs about 900 pages) is 36 CDs. It’s no War and Peace, but it’s close.

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