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A Picture Book Of Benjamin Franklin

A Picture Book Of Benjamin Franklin (Paperback)

By Adler, David A.

Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 17, 1706. He was the youngest son in a family of seventeen children. Benjamin loved books and reading, and he wrote poetry as a young boy. When he was twelve, he began working in his older brother's print shop. In 172...8, Benjamin set up his own print shop in Philadelphia and published a newspaper called The Pennsylvania Gazette. Once a year, he also printed Poor Richard's Almanack. Benjamin was a writer, scientist, inventor, and statesman. He invented the Franklin stove and the lightning rod. He helped to write the Declaration of Independence. He spent many years in England and France, working on behalf of the United States government. He is considered one of our greatest Americans.
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ISBN 9780823440573
Released NZ 15 Sep 2018
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780823440573
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Holiday House Inc
Released 15 Sep 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Category History
General Picture Books
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 202mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 4mm
Dewey Code 973.3092
Weight 126g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Statesmen - Biography - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature - United States, Inventors - Biography - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature - United States
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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