Book Discussion on B. Franklin, Printer

Mr. Adler talked about his latest “Picture Book” biography for young people, B. Franklin, Printer, published by Holiday… read more

Mr. Adler talked about his latest “Picture Book” biography for young people, B. Franklin, Printer, published by Holiday House. He said that as a “true Renaissance man” Benjamin Franklin was a printer, writer, scientist, inventor, politician and public servant. The author described Franklin’s writing, inventions, scientific experiments and his personal relationships. Mr. Adler also explained to the students his personal reasons for becoming a writer. A question and answer period followed the presentation. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

Book Discussion on B. Franklin, Printer

64 Views
Program ID:
167565-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Englewood, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
Jan 19, 2002
Last Aired:
Jul 31, 2005

Airing Details

  • Jan 19, 2002 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 19, 2002 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 06, 2002 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 06, 2002 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 26, 2005 | 6:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 29, 2005 | 6:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2005 | 6:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on B. Franklin, Printer

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:38:56
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:38:56
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart