Benjamin Franklin A Picture of the Struggles of Our Infant Nation One Hundred Years Ago American Pioneers and Patriots Series
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Benjamin Franklin A Picture of the Struggles of Our Infant Nation One Hundred Years Ago American Pioneers and Patriots Series

By John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
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  • AMERICAN PIONEERS AND PATRIOTS.
  • Benjamin Franklin.
    • BY
    • JOHN S. C. ABBOTT.
      • NEW YORK:
    • NEW YORK:
    • DODD, MEAD & COMPANY.
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • Benjamin Franklin.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • Parentage and Early Life.
    • Parentage and Early Life.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • Developments of Character.
    • Developments of Character.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • Excursion to England.
    • Excursion to England.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • Mental and Moral Conflicts.
    • Mental and Moral Conflicts.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • The Dawn of Prosperity.
    • The Dawn of Prosperity.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • Religious and Philosophic Views.
    • Religious and Philosophic Views.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • The Tradesman becomes a Philosopher.
    • The Tradesman becomes a Philosopher.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • The Rising Storms of War.
    • The Rising Storms of War.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • Franklin’s Mission to England.
    • Franklin’s Mission to England.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • Franklin’s Second Mission to England.
    • Franklin’s Second Mission to England.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • The Intolerance of King and Court.
    • The Intolerance of King and Court.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • The Bloodhounds of War Unleashed.
    • The Bloodhounds of War Unleashed.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • Progress of the War, both of Diplomacy and the Sword.
    • Progress of the War, both of Diplomacy and the Sword.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • The Struggles of Diplomacy.
    • The Struggles of Diplomacy.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • Life’s Closing Scenes.
    • Life’s Closing Scenes.
    • Footnotes:
    • Transcriber’s Note:
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