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The Ingenious Dr. Franklin

Selected Scientific Letters of Benjamin Franklin (Pennsylvania Paperbacks)

by Nathan G. Goodman

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of science,
  • Inventions & inventors,
  • U.S. History - Colonial Period (1607-1775),
  • Literary Collections,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • United States - 18th Century,
  • American - General,
  • Scientists - Inventors,
  • Franklin, Benjamin,
  • History-United States - 18th Century,
  • Literary Collections / Letters,
  • Literary Collections-American - General,
  • Science,
  • Scientists,
  • Letters

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8004282M
    ISBN 100812210670
    ISBN 109780812210675

    Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin Franklin FRS was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A renowned polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history.


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Franklin; Selected Scientific Letters of Benjamin Franklin Goodman, Nathan G. - Edited By Published by Philadelphia: University.

Franklin remains in England to await the Result of the Continental Congress. — Josiah Quincy, Junior. — Anecdotes. — Death of Dr. Franklin's Wife. — Family Incidents. — He receives and presents the Petition of Congress. — Rejected by Parliament. — Galloway's Plan of Union. Title: Book Reviews: The Ingenious Dr.

Franklin Authors: Goodman, N. G. Journal: Popular Astronomy, Vol. 40, p Bibliographic Code: PAG. Complete bibliographic record Other article options Print this article; Previous article .Eighteenth-century American editions of Franklin's autobiography are quite scarce.

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Benjamin Franklin, [Vol 1 of 3], by Benjamin Franklin This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.