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Bolt of fate : Benjamin Franklin and his electric kite hoax

Author: Tom Tucker
Publisher: New York PublicAffairs 2003
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Benjamin Franklin's 1752 electric kite experiment, using lightning to throw a spark from a key, made him a celebrity, winning sympathy in France for the fight against the British. This text shows  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Tucker
ISBN: 1891620703 9781891620706
OCLC Number: 260069405
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-285) and index
Description: XX, 297 S. : Ill.
Responsibility: Tom Tucker

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