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Benjamin Franklin's wise words : how to work smart, play well, and make real friends

Author: K M Kostyal; Fred Harper
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Partners, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of the Founding Fathers famous quotes as culled from Poor Richards Almanack, his personal letters and other writings, and offers advice on subjects ranging from good citizenship and manners to friendship and happiness.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Quotations
Juvenile literature
Quotations Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K M Kostyal; Fred Harper
ISBN: 9781426326998 1426326998 9781426327001 1426327005
OCLC Number: 962359809
Target Audience: 8-12.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Tranquility --
Industry --
Order --
Humility --
Resolution --
Sincerity --
Moderation --
Ben's big ideas and amazing inventions.
Responsibility: K.M. Kostyal ; illustrated by Fred Harper with a foreword by Franklin biographer H.W. Brands.

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