A biography of Benjamin Franklin highlighting his inventions, his newspaper and almanac, his work on the Declaration of Independence, and his diplomatic trips to England and France on behalf of the colonies.
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Young Benjamin Franklin could do almost anything. At the age of 12, he worked at a print shop. By 15, he had started writing in his brother?s newspaper. His funny writing and clever advice became famous all over the colonies. Ben invented the lightning rod, a new kind of stove, and many other things that improved people?s lives. When the colonies rebelled against England, Ben helped write the Declaration of Independence and the new Constitution. One of the most respected men of his time, Benjamin Franklin remains a role model for Americans to this day.
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Book Description Random House Books for Young R, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110394819616
Book Description Random House Books for Young Readers. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0394819616 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1069511