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Still, a fine book and the place of choice to go to discover the very great and divine Emilie.
Not only is its scholarly detail impressive, but Ms. Zinsser’s writing style is accessible, always interesting, fluid, masterly.
Judith P. Zinsser provides an enlightening biographical story in Daring Genius of the Enlightenment, Emilie Du Châtelet.
Judith P. Zinsser's biography of the extraordinary salonniere and philosophe, Emilie Du Chatelet, known to us today in part for being one of the most famous female geniuses in... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Claudia Moscovici
I loved this book. Not only is its scholarly detail impressive, but Ms. Zinsser’s writing style is accessible, always interesting, fluid, masterly. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Jane M. Robbins
I just finished this biography of Emilie du Chatelet, companion, disciple then mentor/protector of Voltaire. Read morePublished 6 months ago by story spinner
Book arrived in unusable (due to an error in manufacturer's binding). The book perhaps was a "factory second" and wasnt spotted as defective. Read morePublished 17 months ago by dh