Ben Franklin: Inventing America (Sterling Point Books Series)

Ben Franklin: Inventing America (Sterling Point Books Series)

by Thomas Fleming
     
 

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Perhaps more than even Washington, Jefferson, or Adams, Ben Franklin is the Founding Father who best exemplifies the authentic American spirit and values. Eminent historian Thomas Fleming paints a lively portrait of this self-made man blessed with a wealth of talents: a best-selling author, the most important newspaper publisher in America, and a world-renowned

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Perhaps more than even Washington, Jefferson, or Adams, Ben Franklin is the Founding Father who best exemplifies the authentic American spirit and values. Eminent historian Thomas Fleming paints a lively portrait of this self-made man blessed with a wealth of talents: a best-selling author, the most important newspaper publisher in America, and a world-renowned scientist and inventor before he took on the task of becoming the true “Father” of American independence. Fleming’s remarkable story of how Franklin worked behind the scenes to ensure the success of the American Revolution will inspire readers of all ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402741432
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Series:
Sterling Point Books Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)
Lexile:
1150L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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