- Author: Genevieve Foster, Joanna Foster
- Read Aloud Grade Range: 4 - Adult
- Read Alone Grade Range: 7 - Adult
- Illustrated Content
- Newbery Award
- Binding: PB
- Pages: 357
This classic not only provides the reader with a true biography of the great American, but a view of the world in which he lived.
Marvel at the lives of Benjamin Franklin, Frederick the Great, Voltaire, Napoleon, Catherine of Russia, Eli Whitney, Robert Fulton and many others. The political, industrial, and scientific revolutions of the 1700s come to life as never before. Laced with vivid illustrations and carefully researched maps and charts.
Oversize pb, illus.