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Title:
Benjamin Franklin : inventor, writer, and patriot
Author:
Randolph, Ryan P.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : PowerPlus Books, 2003.
Physical Description:
112 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
An introduction to Ben Franklin -- Franklin's Boston background -- An adventurous youth -- Printer and Philadelphia citizen -- Franklin the scientist and inventor -- Franklin's role in colonial politics -- The coming revolution -- The beginning of the revolution -- Negotiations for peace -- Franklin's final years -- The legacy of Benjamin Franklin.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 8.7 3.0 62671.
Genre:
ISBN:
9780823957514
Format :
Book

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By learning about history from a particular and unique biographical perspective, each student will learn about the following social studies curricular themes: - culture- individual development and identity- power, authority, and governance- global connections- people, places, and environments- individuals, groups, and institutions- production, distribution, and consumption- civic ideals and practices


Table of Contents

An introduction to Ben Franklin
Franklin's Boston background
An adventurous youth
Printer and Philadelphia citizen
Franklin the scientist and inventor
Franklin's role in colonial politics
The coming revolution
The beginning of the revolution
Negotiations for peace
Franklin's final years
The legacy of Benjamin Franklin