Book Discussion on The Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin

James Giblin read from and showed pictures from his book The Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin, published by Scholastic Press. The… read more

James Giblin read from and showed pictures from his book The Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin, published by Scholastic Press. The book is about the personality and accomplishments of Benjamin Franklin. The author explained how he had researched Franklin and wrote the book. He also talked about the editing, illustration, and publication processes. Mr. Giblin answered questions from the students. close

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Book Discussion on The Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin

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164684-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2001
Last Aired:
Jun 12, 2008

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  • Jun 30, 2001 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 30, 2001 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 07, 2002 | 5:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 12, 2008 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 12, 2008 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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