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The Resource Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire, Carla J. Mulford

Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire, Carla J. Mulford

Label
Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire
Title
Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire
Statement of responsibility
Carla J. Mulford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A literary biography of Franklin's writings on the British Empire and its relationship to British North America, this book assesses Franklin's intellectual life by examining his writings on economics, society, politics, and the environment. It shows how Franklin's youthful reading and writings influenced his values, which had their basis in the early modern liberalism of the seventeenth century
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mulford, Carla
Dewey number
973.3092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Label
Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire, Carla J. Mulford
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"This obscure family of ours was early in the reformation": on family memory -- "I had such a thirst for knowledge": Franklin's Boston youth -- Franklin's imperial imaginings: "coined land" and global goals -- Pennsylvania politics and the problems of empire -- "People in the colonies...better judges": observing empire at midcentury -- Franklin in London's theatre of empire -- Love of country -- Rebellion to tyrants, obedience to god -- "I intended well, and I hope all will end well": Franklin's last years -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn907676460
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199384204
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907676460
Label
Benjamin Franklin and the ends of empire, Carla J. Mulford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"This obscure family of ours was early in the reformation": on family memory -- "I had such a thirst for knowledge": Franklin's Boston youth -- Franklin's imperial imaginings: "coined land" and global goals -- Pennsylvania politics and the problems of empire -- "People in the colonies...better judges": observing empire at midcentury -- Franklin in London's theatre of empire -- Love of country -- Rebellion to tyrants, obedience to god -- "I intended well, and I hope all will end well": Franklin's last years -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn907676460
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199384204
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907676460

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