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The Resource The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius, Joyce E. Chaplin

The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius, Joyce E. Chaplin

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The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius
Title
The first scientific American
Title remainder
Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius
Statement of responsibility
Joyce E. Chaplin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the brilliant founding father concentrates on Franklin's scientific career and the impact of his intellectual gifts on America's development
Biography type
individual biography
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170492
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chaplin, Joyce E
Dewey number
509/.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q143.F8
LC item number
C47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Scientists
  • Statesmen
Target audience
adult
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Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius
Label
The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius, Joyce E. Chaplin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Genius -- Head and hands -- Man of letters -- Experiments and observations -- The Franklin paradox -- Distance -- Wrecked -- The science of war -- Final accounts -- Afterlife
Control code
2538761
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 421 pages
Isbn
9780465009558
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006000125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780465009558
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62897551
Label
The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius, Joyce E. Chaplin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Genius -- Head and hands -- Man of letters -- Experiments and observations -- The Franklin paradox -- Distance -- Wrecked -- The science of war -- Final accounts -- Afterlife
Control code
2538761
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 421 pages
Isbn
9780465009558
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006000125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780465009558
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62897551

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