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Benjamin Franklin: A Man of Many Talents (Time for Kids Biographies)

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A dazzling picture-book biography of a fascinating Founding Father

A true Renaissance man, Benjamin Franklin was the first American celebrity. In pictures and text, master artist Robert Byrd documents Franklin's numerous and diverse accomplishments, from framing the Constitution to creating bifocals. The witty, wise, and endlessly curious Franklin is the perfect subject for Byrd's lively style and vibrant art. The pages pulse with facts, quotes, and captions, while the inventive design and intricately detailed illustrations make a striking tribute to the brilliant American.

Synopsis:

Take a close-up look at Benjamin Franklin, a jack-of-all-trades who served his country well. Interviews with experts and lively writing deliver the accurate reporting you expect from TIME For Kids®. Historical reproductions and contemporary photographs capture the life of this ingenious man and show how he made life better and safer for Americans today.

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About the Author

The editors of TIME For Kids® are committed to informing millions of kids about the world and their place in it. As part of a national news organization, they bring expert and age-appropriate reporting and photography from around the globe to books, classroom magazines, and a website.

The editors of TIME For Kids® are frequent visitors to classrooms all over the country. And the TFK Kid Reporters have appeared on The Today Show, CBS Morning Show, CNN, and Fox News.

TFK editors also publish the TIME For Kids® Science Scoops series, giving kids the inside scoop on the worlds most fascinating topics.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060576097
Subtitle:
A Man of Many Talents
With:
Satterfield, Kathryn Hoffman
With:
Satterfield, Kathryn Hoffman
Author:
Robert
Author:
Editors of Time for Kids
Author:
or Kids
Author:
Editors of
Author:
Time for Kids Magazine
Author:
Byrd, Robert
Author:
Time for Kids
Author:
by Editors of TIME For Kids
Author:
Byrd
Author:
Editors Of Time F
Manufactured:
Time for Kids
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Political
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
History - United States/Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Subject:
People & Places - United States
Subject:
Inventors
Subject:
Statesmen
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Political
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin
Subject:
Statesmen -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Time for Kids Biographies
Publication Date:
20050726
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 2 to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 4 oz
Age Level:
07-09

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"Synopsis" by , Take a close-up look at Benjamin Franklin, a jack-of-all-trades who served his country well. Interviews with experts and lively writing deliver the accurate reporting you expect from TIME For Kids®. Historical reproductions and contemporary photographs capture the life of this ingenious man and show how he made life better and safer for Americans today.

Read about more remarkable Americans:

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