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Candide [electronic resource]. Francois Voltaire.

Voltaire, Francois. (Author). Whitworth, Tom. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781400191086 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (3 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Tom Whitworth.
Summary, etc.: In this witty political satire, a gentle man plagued by misfortune who clings to the belief that "all is for the best", Voltaire mocks the "eternal optimist" philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters are a part of a larger cosmic plan.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 12
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 103526 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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