Book of Ages
The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.95|
| Book Description: |
National Book Award Finalist From one of our most accomplished and widely admired historians, a revelatory portrait of Benjamin Franklin's youngest sister and a history of history itself. Like her brother, Jane Franklin was a passionate reader, a gifted writer, and an astonishingly shrewd political commentator. Unlike him, she was a mother of twelve. Benjamin Franklin, who wrote more letters to his sister than he wrote to anyone else, was the...