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Ben Franklin : his wit and wisdom from A to Z / by Alan Schroeder ; illustrated by John O'Brien.

Schroeder, Alan. (Author). O'Brien, John, 1953- (illustrator.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 921 FRA (Text) 39206020508352 J Biography Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh J 921 FRA (Text) 39206020508360 J Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823419500 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0823419509 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2011]

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Summary, etc.:
This nontraditional tribute to Benjamin Franklin--all in almanac format--is brimming with humorous cartoons, instructive adages, and a wealth of information about a Founding Father who was as amusing as he was amazing. Benjamin Franklin devised armonicas and bifocals, helped bring us the Constitution and signed the Declaration of Independence, and even experimented with electricity and invented the Franklin stove. He amassed enough noteworthy accomplishments to cover the entire alphabet from A to Z!
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760L Lexile
Subject: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 > Juvenile literature.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Statesmen > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Inventors > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Printers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Alphabet books.
Statesmen > United States > Biography.
Inventors > United States > Biography.
Printers > United States > Biography.
Alphabet.

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