The Autobiography Of Benjamin Franklin

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Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd, Aug 31, 2020 - Biography & Autobiography - 240 pages
Benjamin Franklin was a renowned polymath and a scientist extraordinaire. He was one of the members of the Committee of Five that drafted and presented America’s Declaration of Independence and also one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.He was titled - ‘The First American’.The book - “Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin” brings for readers one of the first examples of the fulfillment of the American Dream.Every page of this book is full of his wit and wisdom making it a remarkable one.This work continues to remain the most influential autobiography ever written, as claimed.
 

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Ancestry and Early Youth in Boston
Beginning Life as a Printer
Arrival in Philadelphia
First Visit to Boston
Early Friends in Philadelphia
First Visit to London
Beginning Business in Philadelphia
Business Success and First Public Service
Public Services and Duties
Albany Plan of Union
Quarrels with the Proprietary Governors
Braddocks Expedition
Franklins Defense of the Frontier
Scientific Experiments
Agent of Pennsylvania in London
Appendix Electrical Kite

Plan for Attaining Moral Perfection
Poor Richards Almanac and Other Activities
Interest in Public Affairs
Defense of the Province
The Way to Wealth
The Whistle
A Letter to Samuel Mather
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