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Ben Franklin's war

Author: Stephen Eaton Hume
Publisher: Toronto [Ont] : Dundurn Group, 2006
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After his 'wonderful airship' crashes near St Francis of Assisi's Home for Foundlings in Quebec City, Ben Franklin is thrown slightly off course in his carefully laid plan to coax Canada into joining the Americans in their fight against England's rule. When Michael's sign language inspires the great scientist to create a top-secret spy code, Michael and his friends are flung headlong into an adventure they'll never  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hume, Stephen Eaton.
Ben Franklin's War.
Toronto : Dundurn, ©2006
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Eaton Hume
ISBN: 9781554884988 1554884985
OCLC Number: 652396640
Target Audience: 008-012.
Description: 1 online resource (119 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Table Of Contents --
Acknowledgements --
Preface --
Chapter I: I Introduce Myself and Beg Your Indulgence --
Chapter II: An Eclipse of the Moon --
Chapter III: My Parents --
Chapter IV: Dead People --
Chapter V: Freedom --
Chapter VI: Meet the Great Scientist --
Chapter VII: Ben Franklin Becomes Mr. Richard Saunders --
Chapter VIII: We Ride the Airship Over the Snow --
Chapter IX: Brother Nessus Smells a Rat --
Chapter X: We Receive Bad News --
Chapter XI: The Dictionary and Lexicon of Home Signs --
Chapter XII: Dr. Franklin Electrifies a Turkey to the Amazement of All --
Chapter XIII: I Become a Spy --
Chapter XIV: Poor Mrs. Fisk --
Chapter XV: We Prepare for the Worst --
Chapter XVI: Captain Pennington Recites More of His Awful Poetry --
Chapter XVII: I Am Overcome By Guilt --
Chapter XVIII: We Attempt to Rescue White Dog From the Civil Asylum for Incorrigibles --
Chapter XIX: The Brandywine --
Chapter XX A Postscript --
Further Reading.
Responsibility: Stephen Eaton Hume.
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After his 'wonderful airship' crashes near St Francis of Assisi's Home for Foundlings in Quebec City, Ben Franklin is thrown slightly off course in his carefully laid plan to coax Canada into joining the Americans in their fight against England's rule. When Michael's sign language inspires the great scientist to create a top-secret spy code, Michael and his friends are flung headlong into an adventure they'll never forget.

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