Montesquieu

Made by: Polly M, Guadalupe G, and Diego M

Where were they born? What year?

Montesquieu was born in LaBriede, France. In 1689

What was their job?

Montesquieu was a Lawyer

What are their greatest achievements in life?

His book called 'The spirit of the laws' is one of his greatest achievements in his life, it was the most influential, ground-breaking works in the genre of political theory. His book influenced the U.S. constitution.

What are their political thoughts and beliefs?

Montesquieu's political thoughts and beliefs was that there should be a separation of powers in a government

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Write a famous quote from your enlightenment thinker and explain in your own words what you think the quote means

Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.