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The Resource A biography of Benjamin Franklin

A biography of Benjamin Franklin

Label
A biography of Benjamin Franklin
Title
A biography of Benjamin Franklin
Title variation
Benjamin Franklin
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. He invented the lightning rod, bifocals, the Franklin stove, a carriage odometer, and the glass 'armonica'. He formed both the first public lending library in America and the first fire department in Pennsylvania. Beautifully illustrated, this classic tale will capture children's interest and spark their imagination inspiring a lifelong love of literature and reading
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
  • 741.5/973
  • 973.3/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PN6727.F736
  • E302.6.F8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • comics graphic novels
Series statement
Classics illustrated
Series volume
no. 65
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Statesmen
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A biography of Benjamin Franklin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
864675979
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620280744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0daf11ee-585e-488e-b515-42520f4fdb80
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864675979
Label
A biography of Benjamin Franklin
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
864675979
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620280744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0daf11ee-585e-488e-b515-42520f4fdb80
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864675979

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