Stealing God's Thunder : Benjamin Franklin's Lightning Rod And the Invention of America (Paperback)

Author: Dray, Philip

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A Pulitzer Prize finalist uses the story of Ben Franklin's science and his curiousity as a metaphor for America's struggle for democracy, and recounts how Franklin unlocked one of the greatest natural mysteries of his day. High school & older.


Publisher Random House Inc
Mfg Part# 9780812968101
SKU 202068720
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0812968107
Release Date 12/27/2005
Dimensions (in Inches) 8H x 5.25L x 0.5T
"Dray offers no startling discoveries or bold reinterpretations, but his prose is elegant, Franklin is charming and the science is easy."
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0304
Publisher Random House Trade

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