Benjamin Franklin was born on January 17, 1706, in Boston, Massachusetts. Franklin was an author, essayist, journalist, printer, publisher, philosopher, diplomat, and scientist. He wrote "The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin," "The Way to Wealth," "Poor Richards Almanack," and more. Read on.
- Profile: Benjamin Franklin
- The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
- A Student's History of American Literature
- Studies in Classic American Literature
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