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The compleated autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Mark Skousen
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Benjamin Franklin is one of the most fascinating of the Founding Fathers - a polymath like Jefferson, a practical statesman like Washington, and a cynic and wit beyond parallel. Now, at last, in The Compleated Autobiography by Benjamin Franklin, we finally get the rest of the story, in Franklin's own words." "Faithfully compiled and edited from Franklin's papers by Dr. Mark Skousen - Franklin's descendant, acting
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Compleated autobiography of Benjamin Franklin.
Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©2005
(OCoLC)636365042
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Mark Skousen
ISBN: 0895260336 9780895260338
OCLC Number: 63195684
Description: xxvi, 484 pages, [8] pages of color plates : illustrations ; 24 cm cm
Contents: First mission to England, 1757-1762 --
Return to Philadelphia, 1762-1764 --
Second mission to England, 1764-1775 --
Congress and the Declaration of Independence, 1775-1776 --
Minister to France, 1776-78 : the Treaty of Alliance --
Minister to France, 1778-79 : an ambassador's life --
Minister to France, 1779-81 : peace treaty with England --
Minister to France, 1781-83 : last years in France --
Minister to France, 1783-85 : last years in Paris --
The creation of a new nation, 1785-87 --
My final years, 1787 --
Last will and testament of Benjamin Franklin, 1788-89 --
Franklin's outline of the autobiography.
Other Titles: Works.
Completed autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Mark Skousen.

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In honour of the 300th anniversary of Franklin's birth, Skousen has finished the autobiography completely in Franklin's own words.  Read more...

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