The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : With Related Documents

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This second edition of Franklin's famous autobiography is accompanied by a portfolio of illustrations and an introduction that provides background for students and invites them to think about the work's lasting impact on American society and culture.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 139.7 x 205.74 x 10.16mm | 204.12g
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0312404158
  • 9780312404154

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"The Bedford Series in History and Culture "not only introduces students to some of the most vital primary documents in American history, but the thoughtful introductions provide the most recent, provocative, and accessible interpretations of their subjects."
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About Benjamin Franklin

Louis P. Masur, is associate professor of history at the City College of the City University of New York and is a recipient of the Outstanding Teaching Award. Masur is the author of "1831: Year of Eclipse" and "Rites of Execution: Capital Punishment and the Transformation of American Culture, 1776-1865." He is also the editor of "Reviews in American History."
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