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The first American : the life and times of Benjamin Franklin, H.W. Brands

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The first American : the life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Title
The first American
Title remainder
the life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Brands
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A complete biography of the statesman and scientist, Benjamin Franklin
Summary
A biography of America's first Renaissance man discusses Benjamin Franklin's diverse roles as a scientist, businessman, philosopher, writer, inventor, diplomat, politician, wit, and Founding Father
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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165390
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.3/092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
B83 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Label
The first American : the life and times of Benjamin Franklin, H.W. Brands
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [717]-742) and index
Contents
Prologue: January 29, 1774 -- Boston Beginnings: 1706-23 -- Friends and Other Strangers: 1723-24 -- London Once: 1724-26 -- An Imprint of His Own: 1726-30 -- Poor Richard: 1730-35 -- Citizen: 1735-40 -- Arc of Empire: 1741-48 -- Electricity and Fame: 1748-51 -- A Taste of Politics: 1751-54 -- Join or Die: 1754-55 -- The People's Colonel: 1755-57 -- A Larger Stage: 1757-58 -- Imperialist: 1759-60 -- Briton: 1760-62 -- Rising in the West: 1762-64 -- Stamps and Statesmanship: 1764-66 -- Duties and Pleasures: 1766-67 -- Reason and Riot: 1768-69 -- The Rift Widens: 1770-71 -- To Kick a Little: 1772-73 -- The Cockpit: 1774-75 -- Rebel: 1775-76 -- Salvation in Paris: 1776-78 -- Bonhomme Richard: 1778-79 -- Minister Plenipotentiary: 1779-81 -- Blessed Work: 1781-82 -- Savant: 1783-85 -- Home: 1785-86 -- Sunrise at Dusk: 1786-87 -- To Sleep: 1787-90 -- Epilogue: April 17, 1990
Control code
1354502
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 759 p.
Isbn
9780385493284
Lccn
00027930
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43641240
  • (OCoLC)43641240
Label
The first American : the life and times of Benjamin Franklin, H.W. Brands
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [717]-742) and index
Contents
Prologue: January 29, 1774 -- Boston Beginnings: 1706-23 -- Friends and Other Strangers: 1723-24 -- London Once: 1724-26 -- An Imprint of His Own: 1726-30 -- Poor Richard: 1730-35 -- Citizen: 1735-40 -- Arc of Empire: 1741-48 -- Electricity and Fame: 1748-51 -- A Taste of Politics: 1751-54 -- Join or Die: 1754-55 -- The People's Colonel: 1755-57 -- A Larger Stage: 1757-58 -- Imperialist: 1759-60 -- Briton: 1760-62 -- Rising in the West: 1762-64 -- Stamps and Statesmanship: 1764-66 -- Duties and Pleasures: 1766-67 -- Reason and Riot: 1768-69 -- The Rift Widens: 1770-71 -- To Kick a Little: 1772-73 -- The Cockpit: 1774-75 -- Rebel: 1775-76 -- Salvation in Paris: 1776-78 -- Bonhomme Richard: 1778-79 -- Minister Plenipotentiary: 1779-81 -- Blessed Work: 1781-82 -- Savant: 1783-85 -- Home: 1785-86 -- Sunrise at Dusk: 1786-87 -- To Sleep: 1787-90 -- Epilogue: April 17, 1990
Control code
1354502
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 759 p.
Isbn
9780385493284
Lccn
00027930
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43641240
  • (OCoLC)43641240

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