The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

by: Benjamin Franklin

Product Details

Price:Rs. 295, $ 0.99
Pub Date:October 2011
Format:Paperback, eBook
Subject:Biographies & Autobiographies, Scientists
BISAC:BIO015000, JNF007090

Virtually self-taught, he excelled as an athlete, a man of letters, a printer, a scientist, a wit, an inventor, an editor, and a writer, and he was probably the most successful diplomat in American history.
Written initially to guide his son, Franklin's autobiography is a lively, spellbinding account of his unique and eventful life. Stylistically his best work, it has become a classic in world literature, one to inspire and delight readers everywhere. This charming self-portrait has been translated into nearly every language.

Benjamin Franklin was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America. He was technically “the First American". He has several professions such as diplomat, statesman, civic activist, inventor, scientist, postmaster, politician, political theorist, printer, and leading author. His eventful life and legacy of political and scientific achievement has seen Franklin honoured on coins and the $100 bill. He has also named warships, the names of many counties, and educational institutions. He is also mentioned in countless cultural references.