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People/Characters: Jean Le Rond d'Alembert

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D'Alembert's Principle by Andrew Crumey
D'Alembert: une vie d'intellectuel au siècle des Lumières by Guy Chaussinand-Nogaretnot in English Common Knowledge
Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely by Andrew S. Curran
Jean d'Alembert, 1717-83 by Roland Grimsley
Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Restless Genius by Leo Damrosch
Letter to M. d'Alembert on the Theatre by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Letters of Mlle. De Lespinasse by Julie de Lespinasse
Lettre à un ami, sur un écrit intitulé: Sur la destruction des jésuites en France, par un auteur desinteressé [d’Alembert] by Louis Guidi
Lord of Reason by Roy R. Luna
Madame de Tencin 1682-1749 by Duc de Castries
Moral Minority: Our Skeptical Founding Fathers by Brooke Allen
The Portable Enlightenment Reader by Isaac Kramnick
Le Rêve de d'Alembert by Denis Diderot
Strange Tales of an Oriental Idol: An Anthology of Early European Portrayals of the Buddha by Donald S. Lopez Jr.
The Theory that Would Not Die: How Bayes' Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy by Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Voltaire in Exile by Ian Davidson
A Wicked Company: The Forgotten Radicalism of the European Enlightenment by Philipp Blom
Les Écarts de l'imagination. Épître à M. d'Alembert de l'Académie des sciences de Paris, de la Société royale de Londres, & de l'Académie royale de Berlin, par M. Le Clerc de Montmerci by Claude-Germain Le Clerc de Montmerci
Éloge de M. D'Alembert : lu dans l'assemblée publique de l'Académie des sciences, le 21 avril 1784 by Marquis Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat de Condorc

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Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert ((1717–1783) was a French mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and music theorist who was co-editor with Diderot of the Encyclopédie.

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