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Pierre Bayle

Pierre Bayle (; 18 November 1647 – 28 December 1706) was a French philosopher and writer best known for his seminal work the Historical and Critical Dictionary, published beginning in 1695.

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    Properly speaking, history is nothing but the crimes and misfortunes of the human race.
    —Pierre Bayle (1647–1706)