How Ben Franklin Stole The Lightning

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ISBN: 9780688169947
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Focuses on Benjamin Franklin's role as an inventor of whimsical gadgets and practical contraptions, with an emphasis on his experiment of flying a kite during a rainstorm.

How Ben Franklin Stole The Lightning

Author: Rosalyn Schanzer
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0688169937
Size: 64.40 MB
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Then find out how he used his discovery about lightning to make people's lives safer. In an inventive way, Rosalyn Schanzer brings us a brilliant and ever-curious American original.

How Ben Franklin Stole The Lightning

Author: Rosalyn Schanzer
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780688169930
Size: 61.70 MB
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Then find out how he used his discovery about lightning to make people's lives safer. In an inventive way, Rosalyn Schanzer brings us a brilliant and ever-curious American original.

Stealing God S Thunder

Author: Philip Dray
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588364616
Size: 67.27 MB
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In Stealing God’s Thunder, the story of Benjamin Franklin’s invention of the lightening rod and the resulting consequences, that sense of wonder and excitement and even fear comes beautifully to life.

The Remarkable Benjamin Franklin

Author: Cheryl Harness
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426302978
Size: 39.76 MB
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Presents a life of the American statesman who was a diplomat, postmaster, inventor, and revolutionary and played an integral part in the founding of the nation through his great writings and communication skills.

Ben Franklin S Almanac

Author: Candace Fleming
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481417991
Size: 76.85 MB
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On one day in 1729 he published the first edition of the Pennsylvania Gazette; on another day he changed the Declaration of Independence by adding the famous words, "We hold these truths to be self-evident"; and it was all in a day's work ...

Becoming Ben Franklin

Author: Russell Freedman
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ISBN: 9780823423743
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Introduces the life of Benjamin Franklin, detailing how he left home at age seventeen to go to Philadelphia and went on to become an American icon and distinguished statesman, inventor, and scientist.

Mesmerized

Author: Mara Rockliff
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780763663513
Size: 77.17 MB
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A whimsical depiction of a true moment in history describes how the innovative American Founding Father used the scientific method to discern the practices of a famous Parisian magician.

Now Ben

Author: Gene Barretta
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1429917318
Size: 19.79 MB
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In this informative book, Gene Barretta brings Benjamin Franklin's genius to life, deepening our appreciation for one of the most influential figures in American history. Now & Ben is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

George Vs George

Author: Rosalyn Schanzer
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 9781442075535
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Takes a unique and lively approach to the story of the American Revolution by weaving the tale around two quite similar leaders--George Washington and King George III--offering insights into the actions and convictions of participants on ...