The Story of Benjamin Franklin: Amazing American

The Story of Benjamin Franklin: Amazing American

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Ben Franklin was an amasing American because he was:

* a printer and businessman who created Poor Richard's Almanac

* the inventor of the lightining rod and the Franklin stove

* a community leader who started the first public library in America

* a statesman who helped to gain our country's freedom from British

These are only a few ways in which Ben was amazing. This book tells you much more about him.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780836814750
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date: 01/28/1999
Series: Famous Lives Series
Pages: 100
Product dimensions: 6.27(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.55(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Margaret Davidson is a prolific author of biographical books for children. Her books for Yearling include The Story of Jackie RobinsonThe Story of Benjamin Franklin, and The Story of Alexander Graham Bell. She has also written for the Scholastic Biography series and Little Apple Nonfiction.

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