The Resource Becoming Ben Franklin : how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty, Russell Freedman

Becoming Ben Franklin : how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty, Russell Freedman

Label
Becoming Ben Franklin : how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty
Title
Becoming Ben Franklin
Title remainder
how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • An introduction to the life of young Benjamin Franklin describes how, as a rebellious teen in 1732, he ran away from his family and a Boston apprenticeship to Philadelphia, and how throughout subsequent decades he rose to become a distinguished statesman, renowned author and world-famous scientist
  • This book contains the story of how a rebellious apprentice became an American icon through brilliance, hard work, and an endless supply of innovative ideas
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
F8495 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
  • Inventors
  • Scientists
  • Printers
  • Statesmen
  • Inventors
  • Scientists
  • Printers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Becoming Ben Franklin : how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty, Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223110138014
  • 31223110138022
  • 31223110138030
  • 31223110138139
  • 31223110138048
  • 31223110138055
  • 31223110138063
  • 31223110138071
  • 31223110138089
  • 31223110138105
  • 31223110138113
  • 31223110138121
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-82) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The runaway apprentice -- Benjamin Franklin of Philadelphia, printer -- Snatching lightning from the sky -- Borrowing an idea from the Iroquois -- Dr. Fatsides in the mother country -- Becoming a rebel -- Declaring independence -- An American in Paris -- A useful life -- Timeline
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
86 p.
Isbn
9780823423743
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012002971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 774867628
  • (OCoLC)774867628
Label
Becoming Ben Franklin : how a candle-maker's son helped light the flame of liberty, Russell Freedman
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223110138014
  • 31223110138022
  • 31223110138030
  • 31223110138139
  • 31223110138048
  • 31223110138055
  • 31223110138063
  • 31223110138071
  • 31223110138089
  • 31223110138105
  • 31223110138113
  • 31223110138121
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-82) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The runaway apprentice -- Benjamin Franklin of Philadelphia, printer -- Snatching lightning from the sky -- Borrowing an idea from the Iroquois -- Dr. Fatsides in the mother country -- Becoming a rebel -- Declaring independence -- An American in Paris -- A useful life -- Timeline
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
86 p.
Isbn
9780823423743
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012002971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 774867628
  • (OCoLC)774867628

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