Benjamin Franklin

The Library of American Lives and Times

As an inventor, statesman, philosopher, and writer, Benjamin Franklin left his mark on American life in innumerable ways. From his early days as a printer's apprentice to his final days as a diplomat in France during the American Revolution, Franklin's life had a grand and epic sweep. He embodied the best ideals of the Enlightenment and the colonial values of industry and prudence, serving the new nation in a time of great turbulence with humility and grace.

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Library Bound Book List: $37.60 / S&L: $28.20

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-0-8239-5751-4
Author : Ryan Randolph
Copyright : 2003
Language : English
Category : Social Studies, American History
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 973.3
ATOS : 8.7
ARPoints : 3
Subject : Social Studies, American History
Binding : Library