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Author Nadler, Steven M., 1958-

Title The best of all possible worlds : a story of philosophers, God, and evil / Steven Nadler.

Imprint New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    190.9032 NAD    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 300 p. : 1 ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Leibniz in Paris -- Philosophy on the Left Bank -- Le Grand Arnauld -- Theodicy -- The kingdoms of nature and grace -- Touch the mountains and they smoke -- The eternal truths -- The specter of Spinoza.
Subject Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1646-1716.
Malebranche, Nicolas, 1638-1715.
Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694.
Philosophy, Modern -- 17th century.
Good and evil.
God.
ISBN 9780374229986 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $25.00
0374229988 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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