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Author Blom, Philipp, 1970-

Title A wicked company : the forgotten radicalism of the European Enlightenment / Philipp Blom.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    944.034 BLO    Available
Description xx, 361 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fathers and sons. City of lights -- Journeys -- Encyclop├ędie : grand ambitions -- Chez M. Holbach -- Audacity -- Christianity unveiled -- Only the wicked man lives alone -- Marvelous machines. Le bon David -- A natural philosophy -- Sheikhs of the Rue Royale -- Grandval -- The bear -- The island of love. Crime and punishment -- The most ungrateful dogg in the world -- Fame and fate -- The empress and the Bean King -- Sex in paradise -- Fifty hired priests -- A stolen revolution.
Subject Radicalism.
Enlightenment.
ISBN 0465014534 (alk. paper)
9780465014538 (alk. paper) : $29.95

 
    
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