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The Resource Stealing God's thunder : Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America, Philip Dray

Stealing God's thunder : Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America, Philip Dray

Label
Stealing God's thunder : Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America
Title
Stealing God's thunder
Title remainder
Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America
Statement of responsibility
Philip Dray
Title variation
Stealing Gods thunder
Title variation remainder
Benjamin Franklins lightning rod and the invention of America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed portrait of Benjamin Franklin concentrates on his scientific experiments and discoveries and explores the implications of his empirical research and his revolutionary inventions for the evolution of American democracy
Biography type
individual biography
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165442
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dray, Philip
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Electricity
  • Lightning
  • Statesmen
  • Physicists
Target audience
adult
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Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America
Label
Stealing God's thunder : Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America, Philip Dray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-239) and index
Control code
ocm56420374
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 279 p.
Isbn
9781400060320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004051349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-0461
Label
Stealing God's thunder : Benjamin Franklin's lightning rod and the invention of America, Philip Dray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-239) and index
Control code
ocm56420374
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 279 p.
Isbn
9781400060320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004051349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-0461

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