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Jean Paul Mongin, Julia Wauters: Leibniz, or The Best of All Possible Worlds

Jean Paul Mongin, Julia Wauters

Leibniz, or The Best of All Possible Worlds

Translated by Jordan Lee Schnee

Hardcover, 64 pages

Late in life, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, the universal genius of his time, puts down his pen and declares his description of the universe to be complete. But his young friend Theodor is bothered by one question: Why is there evil? And why do people commit crimes?

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Jean Paul Mongin

Jean Paul Mongin

is a philosopher who lives and works in Paris. He is the publisher of the French series Les Petits Platons. Since he is a father himself, he believes in the ability of children to change the world.