The Society for Useful Knowledge : how Benjamin Franklin and friends brought the Enlightenment to America
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New York : Bloomsbury Press, ©2013.
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Westover - Adult Nonfiction  1 available
973.3 LYONS

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Book
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Physical Desc
xiv, 220 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781608195534, 1608195538

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) and index.
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A spellbinding, rich history of the American Enlightenment--think "1776" meets "The Metaphysical Club." Benjamin Franklin and his contemporaries brought the Enlightenment to AmericaNan intellectual revolution that laid the foundation for the political one that followed.

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Lyons, J. (2013). The Society for Useful Knowledge: how Benjamin Franklin and friends brought the Enlightenment to America (First U.S. edition.). Bloomsbury Press.

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Lyons, Jonathan. 2013. The Society for Useful Knowledge: How Benjamin Franklin and Friends Brought the Enlightenment to America. New York: Bloomsbury Press.

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Lyons, Jonathan. The Society for Useful Knowledge: How Benjamin Franklin and Friends Brought the Enlightenment to America New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2013.

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Lyons, Jonathan. The Society for Useful Knowledge: How Benjamin Franklin and Friends Brought the Enlightenment to America First U.S. edition., Bloomsbury Press, 2013.

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