The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin, Gordon Wood
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The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin

Author: Gordon Wood

Narrator: Peter Johnson

Unabridged: 10 hr 32 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 05/24/2004

Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Synopsis

Charting the passage of Franklin's life and reputation from relative popular indifference (his death, while the occasion for mass mourning in France, was widely ignored in America) to posthumous glory, The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin sheds invaluable light on the emergence of our country's idea of itself.

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