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Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

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Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

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.

Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
by Robert Byrd

  • Publication Date: September 13, 2012
  • Genres: Fiction, Picture
  • Hardcover: 40 pages
  • Publisher: Dial
  • ISBN-10: 0803737491
  • ISBN-13: 9780803737495