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User Review  - gottfried_leibniz - LibraryThing

I took this book to understand more about Franklin. Franklin is writing this to his son. I enjoyed his plan for moral perfection, and he admits that he is not perfect. It seemed that Franklin read a lot and enjoyed being around with readers. Deus Vult --Gottfried Read full review

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User Review  - gottfried_leibniz - LibraryThing

I took this book to understand more about Franklin. Franklin is writing this to his son. I enjoyed his plan for moral perfection, and he admits that he is not perfect. It seemed that Franklin read a lot and enjoyed being around with readers. Deus Vult --Gottfried Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

The book Benjamin Franklin let me know about his life. Benjamin Franklin went to the grammar school at 8 years old. He had a father named Josiah and had a second mother. Benjamin Franklin was born in ... Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Jure Brkinjač - Goodreads

It's pretty amazing to be able to read a personal account of one of the founding fathers of the US. That said, some details and minutia of his life were uninteresting and could easily be glossed over. Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Dave Applegate - Goodreads

Franklin does a good job showing what the day to day life looks like for a successful man. He shows the importance of having values, acting modestly, approaching problems correctly and dealing with ... Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Goodreads

Info. does not completely apply to the life nowadays. Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Wenhui Zhu - Goodreads

Info. does not completely apply to the life nowadays. Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

I only gave it three stars because, for an autobiography, it's missing so much of his life. If I were rating Ben himself, of course he would get five stars. He is an absolutely magnificent man. I'm grateful that he wrote at least this much about himself and his philosophies. Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Goodreads

I only gave it three stars because, for an autobiography, it's missing so much of his life. If I were rating Ben himself, of course he would get five stars. He is an absolutely magnificent man. I'm grateful that he wrote at least this much about himself and his philosophies. Read full review

Review: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

User Review  - Asher - Goodreads

The inaugural book in the Harvard Classics collection-- The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin-- represents quintessential early Americanism and the ideals that establish the identity of The United ... Read full review


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