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Ben Franklin: Inventing America


A classic biography of Benjamin Franklin for young readers in a new, illustrated edition.  Benjamin Franklin was a true American original -- an accomplished scientist, athlete, inventor, writer, statesman, diplomat, printer, and philosopher. This classic biography by eminent historian and Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Fleming paints a lively portrait of Franklin, a self-made man blessed with talent and immense curiosity about the world around him.

Recommended for readers 10-13 years. 

By Thomas Fleming. Published by Young Voyageur; Reprint edition, 2016, 208 pages, softcover.