The Resource Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin, by Robert Byrd

Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin, by Robert Byrd

Label
Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Title
Electric Ben
Title remainder
the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Byrd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Franklin was the son of a tradesman in Boston who rose to fame as a printer, writer and publisher. He was also very interested in science and is well known for his many inventions such as the Franklin stove, bi-focal glasses and one of his greatest discoveries that lightning was electricity and learned to harness that power with the invention of a lightning rod. He is also well known as one of the Founding Fathers of the new American nation and helped to write the Declaration of Independence and frame the United States Constitution. He was also our ambassador to France requesting help from them to assist the struggling colonies
Summary
Presents a detailed tribute to the life and work of the Founding Father that augments parchment-style spreads with artwork, facts, and quotes
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10143566
Cataloging source
VIA
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Byrd, Robert
Dewey number
973.3092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
B97 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
  • Inventors
  • Scientists
  • Printers
  • Statesmen
  • Inventors
  • Scientists
  • Printers
  • Inventors
  • Printers
  • Scientists
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • Printers
  • Scientists
  • Inventors
  • Statesmen
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin
Label
Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin, by Robert Byrd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Dial Books for Young Readers."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (last page)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn858674258
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803737495
Lccn
2011050493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858674258
Label
Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin, by Robert Byrd
Publication
Note
"Dial Books for Young Readers."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (last page)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn858674258
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803737495
Lccn
2011050493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858674258

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