Contributor biographical information for Enlightening the world : Encyclopedie, the book that changed the course of history / Philipp Blom.

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Philipp Blom is a journalist, translator, novelist, and historian. He is author of To Have and To Hold and writes regularly for the Times Literary Supplement and The Daily Telegraph. He lives in Paris.

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Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French -- History and criticism.
Diderot, Denis, -- 1713-1784 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', -- 1717-1783 -- Criticism and interpretation.