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Benjamin Franklin : an American life / Walter Isaacson
Bib ID 7460600
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Isaacson, Walter, author
 
Description New York : Simon & Schuster, 2004 
©2003 
586 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some colour), map, portraits (some colour) ; 24 cm 
ISBN 0684807610 (hardback)
9780684807614 (hardback)
074325807X (paperback)
9780743258074 (paperback)
Series

Collection of Jamie and Michael Kassler.

Summary

Presents a portrait of Benjamin Franklin as a scientist, inventor, diplomat, writer, business strategist, and statesman while tracing his life as one of America's Founding Fathers.

Notes

First Simon & Schuster paperback edition 2004.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.  |  Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.  |  Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.  |  Scientists -- United States -- Biography.  |  Inventors -- United States -- Biography.  |  Printers -- United States -- Biography.  |  Inventors.  |  Politics and government  |  Printers.  |  Scientists.  |  Statesmen.  |  United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.  |  United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1789.  |  United States.
Form/genre Biography.

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