The Story of Benjamin Franklin: Amazing American (Paperback)

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Ben Franklin was an amazing American because he  was:

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

* the inventor of the lightning 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 the British

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

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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780440400219
ISBN-10: 044040021X
Publisher: Yearling
Publication Date: February 1st, 1988
Pages: 96
Language: English
Series: Dell Yearling Biography