The Raid (Russian language: Набег, Nabeg) was a short story by Russian author Leo Tolstoy first published in 1853. The story, set in the Caucasus, takes the form of a conversation between the narrator and a military captain about the nature of bravery. The story was based on Tolstoy's own experiences as an artillery cadet stationed in the Caucuses.
See also 
- ^ Tolstoy, Leo. The Cossacks and The Raid. Translated by Andrew R. MacAndrew. New York: New American Library, 1961
- ^ Tolstoy, Leo The Raid and Other Stories, translated by Aylmer and Louise Maude. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 199, p. ix