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The amazing life of Benjamin Franklin

Author: James Cross Giblin; Michael Dooling
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the eighteenth-century printer, inventor, and statesman who played an influential role in the early history of the United States.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Cross Giblin; Michael Dooling
ISBN: 0590485342 9780590485340
OCLC Number: 40073901
Awards: ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001.
Description: 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: by James Cross Giblin ; illustrated by Michael Dooling.

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The amazing life of Benjamin Franklin

by librarian3@mac.com (WorldCat user published 2007-09-17) Very Good Permalink
James Cross GiblinNew York: Scholastic Press, 2000This biography is a personal favorite; an exemplar of a great children’s biography. It possesses an ample historical treatment of the subject, with a compelling narrative. Several facets of Franklin’s character and personality are illustrated through...
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