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I like so much this book, because is Recount about the problems of frence society in 18 century .

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User Review  - A Reader - weRead

Ok. Here comes the blesphemy. I'm never gonna get the time I spent reading this book back. Nor will I retrieve the time spent writing this review, but I see this as a public service, so there's a ... Read full review

Eh, not the best!

User Review  - bummedd - Overstock.com

It made it sound like the book itself was in french, and I'm really let down that it's not. Maybe be clearer on that. ... Read full review

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User Review  - A Reader - weRead

read it for the second time, and I love this book. so easy to read, and so hilarious, even in scary situation. Loved it. (90) Read full review

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User Review  - Art - weRead

I read this when I was quite young and found it heavy going, have always meant to try it again. Read full review

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User Review  - Sean - weRead

Purposely dreary. But an interesting read. Read full review

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User Review  - Leah - weRead

I first read this book in high school AP French IV, and now it has returned on my Masters reading list. The more things change, the more they stay the same. On a personal note, though, it's kind of ... Read full review

Review: Candide

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

I first read this book in high school AP French IV, and now it has returned on my Masters reading list. The more things change, the more they stay the same. On a personal note, though, it's kind of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jan - weRead

Or a critique of optimism? Still the closing words are about the importance of taking care of our gardens... Read full review

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User Review  - A Reader - weRead

With fantastic wit and a dose of randomness Voltaire has written a real page turner with plenty of laugh out loud moments even if you don't understand the complex range of historical and religious references. Timeless. Read full review

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