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The life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3, Soldier, scientist, and politician, 1748-1757, J.A. Leo Lemay

Label
The life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3, Soldier, scientist, and politician, 1748-1757
Title
The life of Benjamin Franklin
Title number
Volume 3
Title part
Soldier, scientist, and politician, 1748-1757
Statement of responsibility
J.A. Leo Lemay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Volume 3 of the acclaimed biography narrates Franklin's growth from printer to public-spirited politician, soldier, and patriot
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
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1935-2008
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Lemay, J. A. Leo
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Life of Benjamin Franklin
Series volume
Volume 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
  • Scientists
  • Inventors
  • Printers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Inventors
  • Printers
  • Scientists
  • Statesmen
  • United States
Label
The life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3, Soldier, scientist, and politician, 1748-1757, J.A. Leo Lemay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; The Life of Benjamin Franklin volume 3; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; ONE The Association, 1747-1748; TWO Electricity; THREE Astronomy, Weather, and the Northwest Passage: Natural Philosopher, 1748-1757; FOUR Clerk, Councilman, and Magistrate, 1748-1751; FIVE The Academy and College of Philadelphia; SIX Colonial Union, Dumping Felons in America, and Assemblyman, 1751; SEVEN The Fundamental Document of the American Revolution, 1751; EIGHT The Pennsylvania Hospital
  • NINE Franklin's First Full Assembly, the Money Bill, and Susanna Wright, 1751-1752TEN Insurance: The Philadelphia Contributionship; ELEVEN Paper Currency, the Coming of War, and a Trip to New England, 1752-1753; TWELVE The Carlisle Treaty, Postmaster General, a Trip to New England, and Assembly Sessions, 1753-1754; THIRTEEN The Pennsylvania Germans; FOURTEEN Assembly Sessions, the Snake Cartoon, and the Albany Conference, 1754; FIFTEEN Boston, America and the Empire, and Katy Ray, 1754-1755; SIXTEEN Libels on the Assembly, Quincy's Mission, and General Braddock, 1755
  • SEVENTEEN Assembly Crises, Crown Point, Parables, and Glimpses of Deborah, 1755EIGHTEEN The French and Indians Attack and Pennsylvania Responds, 1755; NINETEEN General Franklin on the Frontier, 1755-1756 ; TWENTY Rival Militias, Colonel Franklin, Virginia, New York, and Frontier Fighting, 1756; TWENTY-ONE The Easton Treaty and Assembly Sessions, 1756-1757; TWENTY-TWO Franklin in New York and at Sea, 1757; TWENTY-THREE Assessing Franklin, Age 42 through 51; Appendices; 1. New Attributions; 2. Franklin's Residences and Real Estate to 1757; 3. Electrical Terminology
  • 4. The Influence of Benjamin Franklin's ''Observations Concerning the Increase of Mankind'' (1751) on Ezra Stiles, Richard Price, and Adam Smith on Thomas Malthus; and on Alfred Russel Wallace and Charles Darwin; 5. Franklin's Plan of Union and the Albany Plan; 6. Franklin's Saying: ''Essential Liberty ... Temporary Safety''; 7. Post Office Expansion, 1753-1757; 8. Franklin's Wealth, 1756; 9. The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin; List of Abbreviations; Notes; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn893680250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (769 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812241211
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812291414
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8d8p3z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893680250
Label
The life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3, Soldier, scientist, and politician, 1748-1757, J.A. Leo Lemay
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; The Life of Benjamin Franklin volume 3; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; ONE The Association, 1747-1748; TWO Electricity; THREE Astronomy, Weather, and the Northwest Passage: Natural Philosopher, 1748-1757; FOUR Clerk, Councilman, and Magistrate, 1748-1751; FIVE The Academy and College of Philadelphia; SIX Colonial Union, Dumping Felons in America, and Assemblyman, 1751; SEVEN The Fundamental Document of the American Revolution, 1751; EIGHT The Pennsylvania Hospital
  • NINE Franklin's First Full Assembly, the Money Bill, and Susanna Wright, 1751-1752TEN Insurance: The Philadelphia Contributionship; ELEVEN Paper Currency, the Coming of War, and a Trip to New England, 1752-1753; TWELVE The Carlisle Treaty, Postmaster General, a Trip to New England, and Assembly Sessions, 1753-1754; THIRTEEN The Pennsylvania Germans; FOURTEEN Assembly Sessions, the Snake Cartoon, and the Albany Conference, 1754; FIFTEEN Boston, America and the Empire, and Katy Ray, 1754-1755; SIXTEEN Libels on the Assembly, Quincy's Mission, and General Braddock, 1755
  • SEVENTEEN Assembly Crises, Crown Point, Parables, and Glimpses of Deborah, 1755EIGHTEEN The French and Indians Attack and Pennsylvania Responds, 1755; NINETEEN General Franklin on the Frontier, 1755-1756 ; TWENTY Rival Militias, Colonel Franklin, Virginia, New York, and Frontier Fighting, 1756; TWENTY-ONE The Easton Treaty and Assembly Sessions, 1756-1757; TWENTY-TWO Franklin in New York and at Sea, 1757; TWENTY-THREE Assessing Franklin, Age 42 through 51; Appendices; 1. New Attributions; 2. Franklin's Residences and Real Estate to 1757; 3. Electrical Terminology
  • 4. The Influence of Benjamin Franklin's ''Observations Concerning the Increase of Mankind'' (1751) on Ezra Stiles, Richard Price, and Adam Smith on Thomas Malthus; and on Alfred Russel Wallace and Charles Darwin; 5. Franklin's Plan of Union and the Albany Plan; 6. Franklin's Saying: ''Essential Liberty ... Temporary Safety''; 7. Post Office Expansion, 1753-1757; 8. Franklin's Wealth, 1756; 9. The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin; List of Abbreviations; Notes; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn893680250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (769 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812241211
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812291414
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8d8p3z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893680250

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