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People/Characters: Voltaire

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"Vol'ter." by Алиса Акимовна Акимоваnot in English Common Knowledge
08. Storia d'Italia a fumetti. Il secolo dei lumi e della Rivoluzione francese. by Enzo Biagi
1000 Years of Annoying the French by Stephen Clarkenot in English Common KnowledgeFrançois-Marie Arouet
The Age of Voltaire by Will Durantnot in English Common Knowledge
Die Angst vor dem Fremden : die Wurzeln der Xenophobie by Erhard Oesernot in English Common Knowledge
Ausgewählte Schriften by Friedrich der Großenot in English Common Knowledge
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks by Ben Goldacre
A Brief History of France by Cecil Jenkinsnot in English Common Knowledge
Caesars Glatze und andere Berichte und Betrachtungen by Josef Eberlenot in English Common Knowledge
Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution by Simon Schamanot in English Common KnowledgeFrançois-Marie Arouet
The Curse of Fanfic by Paul Castle
The Dictionary of Liberal Thought by Duncan Brack
Doubt : a history by Jennifer Michael Hecht
El jardín de las dudas by Fernando Savaternot in English Common Knowledge
Erasmus and Voltaire: Why They Still Matter (Erasmus Studies) by Ricardo J. Quinones
Famous historians by Frank Ernest Hill
Fate Accelerated by Clark ValentineCaptain of Cirrus Skimmer
De filosoof en de sluipmoordenaar by Simon Vestdijknot in English Common Knowledge
Foundation's Fear by Gregory Benford
From Voltaire to Wagner by Leon Poliakovnot in English Common Knowledge
Great Utopian and Dystopian Works of Literature by Pamela Bedore
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Restless Genius by Leo Damroschnot in English Common KnowledgeFrançois-Marie Arouet
Le Magazine Littéraire -N°238: Voltaire by le magazine littérairenot in English Common Knowledge
Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France by Robert Darntonnot in English Common KnowledgeFrançois-Marie Arouet
Neue Sternstunden der Philosophie. Schlüsselerlebnisse großer Denker von Platon bis Adorno by Otto A. Böhmernot in English Common Knowledge
Passarola Rising by Azhar Abidi
Le Petit Livre des méchancetés les plus drôles by Anonymenot in English Common Knowledge
The Portable Enlightenment Reader by Isaac Kramnick
Property and wealth in classical Sparta by Stephen Hodkinson
Rameau's Nephew by Denis Diderotnot in English Common KnowledgePhilosoph der Französischen Aufklärung
Science fiction handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
Seducidos pola filosofía by Ramón Area Mígueznot in English Common Knowledge
Sophie De Tott: Artist In a Time of Revolution by Julia Gasper
Voltaire by René Pomeaunot in English Common Knowledge
Voltaire by Jean Orieuxnot in English Common Knowledge
Voltaire by François Jacobnot in English Common Knowledge1778
Voltaire. Sa jeunesse et son temps. Tome 1 by Roger Peyrefittenot in English Common Knowledge
Voltaire. Sa jeunesse et son temps. Tome 2 by Roger Peyrefittenot in English Common Knowledge
Le Voyage de Voltaire by Kjell Espmarknot in English Common Knowledge

Character description

Voltaire = François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Voltaire (pronounced: [volˈtɛʁ]), was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties, including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays, poetry, novels, essays, historical and scientific works, more than 20,000 letters and more than 2,000 books and pamphlets.


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