War and Peace Episode guide

  1. An Epilogue

    Moscow gradually comes back to life and Maria and Natasha return to the city.

    First broadcast: 08 Feb 1973

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  2. The Road to Life

    Pierre is rescued by a partisan group but Petya, operating with them, is fatally wounded.

    First broadcast: 01 Feb 1973

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  3. The Retreat

    Pierre is reprieved from execution at the last minute and meets Karatayev in prison.

    First broadcast: 25 Jan 1973

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  4. Of Life and Death

    Nikolai's love for Maria is rekindled, but he can't break his promise to Sonya.

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 1973

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  5. Two Meetings

    Napoleon enters Moscow, only to find it deserted and short of supplies.

    First broadcast: 11 Jan 1973

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  6. Moscow!

    The Rostov's join the evacuation of Moscow, taking wounded men instead of provisions.

    First broadcast: 04 Jan 1973

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  7. Escape

    Countess Rostova refuses to flee Moscow until she's heard from Petya.

    First broadcast: 28 Dec 1972

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  8. Borodino

    The French advance into Russia continues and Prince Bolkonsky dies defending his home.

    First broadcast: 21 Dec 1972

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  9. Fortunes of War

    Natasha recovers in Moscow & Pierre explains his link to Napoleon.

    First broadcast: 14 Dec 1972

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  10. Men of Destiny

    In Andrei's prolonged absence, Natasha has become susceptible to Anatole's advances.

    First broadcast: 07 Dec 1972

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  11. Madness

    Natasha accepts Andrei's marriage proposal, but her father insists they wait a year.

    First broadcast: 30 Nov 1972

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  12. Leave of Absence

    Andrei meets Natasha for the first time and is enchanted by her.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 1972

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  13. A Beautiful Tale

    Pierre wounds Dolohov in a duel over Helene and meets Bazdayev en route for Petersburg.

    First broadcast: 16 Nov 1972

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  14. New Beginnings

    Sonya rejects Dolohov's proposal in favour of Nikolai. Andrei returns to tragic news.

    First broadcast: 09 Nov 1972

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  15. Reunions

    After the Battle of Austerlitz, the Russians are forced to withdraw.

    First broadcast: 02 Nov 1972

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  16. Austerlitz

    Nikolai is wounded but wins promotion.

    First broadcast: 26 Oct 1972

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  17. A Letter and Two Proposals

    Napoleon's troops have advanced rapidly across Central Europe.

    First broadcast: 19 Oct 1972

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  18. Skirmish at Schongraben

    Pierre's prized inheritance makes him a sought after guest at social gatherings.

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 1972

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  19. Sounds of War

    Speculation over who wld inherit Count Bezuhov's title and estates is rife in Moscow.

    First broadcast: 05 Oct 1972

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  20. Name-Day

    The Rostov family prepares to celebrate the name-day of Countess Rostova.

    First broadcast: 28 Sep 1972

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