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The amazing life of Benjamin Franklin

by James Giblin

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Published by Scholastic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Scientists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Printers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Statesmen.,
    • Printers.,
    • Scientists.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the eighteenth-century printer, inventor, and statesman who played an influential role in the early history of the United States.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 45) and index.

      Statementby James Cross Giblin ; illustrated by Michael Dooling.
      ContributionsDooling, Michael, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 G46 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL382352M
      ISBN 100590485342
      LC Control Number98044738
      OCLC/WorldCa40073901

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