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The Resource Benjamin Franklin : an American life, Walter Isaacson

Benjamin Franklin : an American life, Walter Isaacson

Label
Benjamin Franklin : an American life
Title
Benjamin Franklin
Title remainder
an American life
Statement of responsibility
Walter Isaacson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of Benjamin Franklin, from his days as a runaway printer to his triumphs as a statesman, inventor, and founding father. Chronicles his tumultuous relationship with his illegitimate son and grandson, his practical marriage, and his flirtations with the ladies of Paris
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
Biography type
individual biography
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158631
Cataloging source
TUK
Dewey number
973.3092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
I83 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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an American life
Label
Benjamin Franklin : an American life, Walter Isaacson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/simon033/2003050463.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources and abbreviations": pages [510]-514
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Home leave: Philadelphia, 1763-1764
  • Agent provocateur: London, 1765-1770
  • Rebel: London, 1771-1775
  • Independence: Philadelphia, 1775-1776
  • Courtier: Paris, 1776-1778
  • Bon vivant: Paris, 1778-1785
  • Peacemaker: Paris, 1778-1786
  • Sage: Philadelphia, 1785-1790
  • Epilogue
  • Benjamin Franklin and the invention of America
  • Pilgrim's progress: Boston, 1706-1723
  • Journeyman: Philadelphia and London, 1723-1726
  • Printer: Philadelphia, 1726-1732
  • Public citizen: Philadelphia, 1731-1748
  • Scientist and inventor: Philadelphia, 1744-1751
  • Politician: Philadelphia, 1749-1756
  • Troubled waters: London, 1757-1762
Control code
12130211
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 586 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743258074
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55509085
  • (OCoLC)55509085
Label
Benjamin Franklin : an American life, Walter Isaacson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/simon033/2003050463.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"Sources and abbreviations": pages [510]-514
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Home leave: Philadelphia, 1763-1764
  • Agent provocateur: London, 1765-1770
  • Rebel: London, 1771-1775
  • Independence: Philadelphia, 1775-1776
  • Courtier: Paris, 1776-1778
  • Bon vivant: Paris, 1778-1785
  • Peacemaker: Paris, 1778-1786
  • Sage: Philadelphia, 1785-1790
  • Epilogue
  • Benjamin Franklin and the invention of America
  • Pilgrim's progress: Boston, 1706-1723
  • Journeyman: Philadelphia and London, 1723-1726
  • Printer: Philadelphia, 1726-1732
  • Public citizen: Philadelphia, 1731-1748
  • Scientist and inventor: Philadelphia, 1744-1751
  • Politician: Philadelphia, 1749-1756
  • Troubled waters: London, 1757-1762
Control code
12130211
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 586 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743258074
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55509085
  • (OCoLC)55509085

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