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The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. Vol. 1, 1706-1757

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Mark Skousen
Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery Pub., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Originally written as a guide for his son, Benjamin Franklin discusses his life, accomplishments, and ideas.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Mark Skousen
ISBN: 9781596980303 1596980303
OCLC Number: 173172140
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 228 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1 My English Origins 1 --
2 My Boyhood in Boston, 1706-23 9 --
3 An Apprentice in Philadelphia, 1723-24 25 --
4 My First Trip to London, 1724-26 47 --
5 A Philadelphia Printer and Marriage, 1726-30 61 --
6 Two Letters from Friends 85 --
7 My Plan of Life 93 --
8 Enterprises and Ideals, 1731-48 113 --
9 My Entrance into Politics and Public Affairs, 1748-56 145 --
10 My Electrical Experiments 185 --
11 My Second Voyage to England, 1757 193 --
Important Dates 209 --
Cast of Characters 213 --
About the Compiler and Editor 217.
Other Titles: Autobiography
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Mark Skousen.

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Originally written as a guide for his son, Benjamin Franklin discusses his life, accomplishments, and ideas.

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