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Montesquieu (1689–1755)

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Includes the names: Montesquieu, Baron Montesquieu, Montesquieu/Nugent, Charles Montesquieu, Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu, Baron De Montesquieu, Baron de Montesquieu, C. de S. Montesquieu, Charles de Montesquieu ... (see complete list), Charles De Montesquieu, Charles de Montesquieu, Montesquieu Montesquieu, Charles L. de Montesquieu, Charles L. de Montesquieu, Charles Louis de Secondat, Šarls Luijs de Monteskjē, Charles Baron de Montesquieu, Charles-Louis de Montesquieu, MONTESQUIEU (de) Charles Louis, Charles-Louis Montesquieu (de), Montesquieu; Caillois R. (ed.), Charles Secondat De Montesquieu, Charles Secondat de Montesquieu, B Montesquieu Charles De Secondat, M. de Secondat Montesquieu, Baron de, Шарль-Луи Монтескьё, Шарль Луи Монтескье, Charles Louis de Secondat Montesquieu, Charles Barón de Montesquieu Secondant, Baron Charles de Secondat de Montesquieu, baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, Baron de Montesquieu Charles de Secondat, Charles Baron de Montesquieu de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu Charles de Secondat, Charles de Secondat Montesquieu (baron d, Baron de Montesquieu Charles de Secondat, baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, Charles de Secondat Baron de Montesquieu, baron de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, Шарль Луи де Монтескье, Charles de Secondat (Baron de Montesquieu), de Secondat Charles-louis baron de Montesquieu, Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu, Barão de Charles de Secondat Montesquieu, Barón de Charles-Louis de Secondat Montes, (With I Thomas Nugent (Translated By) Montesquieu, Barão de Montesquieu [Charles-Louis de Secondat], Ch-L de Secondat baron de La Brède et de Montesqu, Montesquieu; Baron De Montesquieu; translated by T, baron de La Brède et de. Charles-Louis de Seconda, Baron de la Brède et de Montesquieu Charles Louis, Charles de Secondat Montesquieu; David Wallace Carrithers, Charles-Louis de Secondat baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu

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Charles-Louis de Secondat, baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu, is generally known simply as Montesquieu. He was an influential Enlightenment social commentator and political thinker, still famous today for his philosophy of history and for his theory that the best government has clearly defined separation of powers.
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