Benjamin Franklin

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Yale University Press, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 339 pages
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Benjamin Franklin is perhaps the most remarkable figure in American history: the greatest statesman of his age, he played a pivotal role in the formation of the American republic. He was also a pioneering scientist, a best-selling author, the country's first postmaster general, a printer, a bon vivant, a diplomat, a ladies' man, and a moralist - and the most prominent celebrity of the 18th century.

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User Review  - Debra - Goodreads

One of the last books written by Morgan, Benjamin Franklin shows Morgan at his best. Morgan gives a picture of a man that was not just an intellectual. He was also very human. Morgan presents Franklin ... Read full review

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The story of one of the founding fathers is a very important read to those who are patriotic. This book is an inspiring biography of Benjamin Franklin, inventor and founding father of America. Read ... Read full review

About the author (2002)

Edmond S. Morgan is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University.

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