The Modern Scholar: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin by H.W. Brands
Audiobook + (guidebooks, PDF) | 2008 | 7 hours and 58 minutes | ISBN: n/a | MP3, 96 kbps; English | 379 MB
Genre: Biographies > Historical & Political Figures | Read by: the author
Early American history is dominated by engaging and iconic figures - none more intriguing than Benjamin Franklin. Chandler, balladeer, poet, printer, writer, humorist, satirist, swimmer, businessman, inventor, philosopher, soldier, administrator, scientist, politician, ladies' man, musician, humanitarian, philanthropist - it's almost easier to list the things Franklin was not than try to explain the pursuits and interests of this multi-faceted man.