The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book.
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August 16, 2014
This was a great book to hear the readers did a great job just wish I could have made it louder as I do wood working and couldn't hear it some times
November 20, 2013
Truly, an amazing look into the brilliance of a great American! I thoroughly enjoyed reading into the thoughts of such a genius and learning how he made his life so great. A wonderful book to listen to.
November 05, 2013
Didn't get past the introduction. The reader was very choppy.
September 02, 2013
It doesn't download period.
June 18, 2013
How could one man manage so many varied accomplishments? Why hasn't there been movies and mini series done with such rich material.
June 12, 2013
Excellent read that gives great insight into an American icon.
June 04, 2013
This is an erudite autobiography that most modern people would find quite intriguing aboutthe life and times of one of the greatest statesmen and inventors tp have molded the united states. Ben Franklin was not short on witticisms and this book roved amusing, thoughtful, and informative. What I appreciate the most is how your app has transformed my work day and commute!
April 03, 2013
Good insight into the story of Benjamin Franklin. I wonder is there a second volume? Would love to read it
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September 06, 2012
A masterpiece of literature. Being a canadian i had little knowledge of the story of this hero of free thinking. What a pleasurable book that gives insights into the mind of one of the great thinkers ahead of his time.
August 22, 2012
I have not had a chance to read it yet
July 09, 2012
Awesome logic, genius
June 13, 2012
You can learn a lot from this autobiography.
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March 12, 2012
It's like reading a good self-help book and learning about American history at the same time.
February 27, 2012
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February 01, 2012
The reader clearly does not understand the content which makes it hard to listen to. I couldn't finish listening but will read it in my kindle.
January 13, 2012
December 09, 2011
Content is very interesting but the reading style is like a five year old. I could not finish the audio version but will go back and read the print version.
December 09, 2011
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November 07, 2011
Will probably read this one again. So much wisdom.
September 08, 2011
September 02, 2011
Great insight on who Ben really was.
August 30, 2011
Great books , u get a few chapters, then can't get any more. I want my money back.
August 26, 2011
The book itself was not quite what I was expecting. B F wrote little of the things I thought I knew about him and much more about what I knew nothing about. However it was still insightful and helped me get to know him rather than about him. It was well read by a non professional.
June 08, 2011
Benjamin Franklin's autobiography is incredible. However the digital cover is from the book "The Curious Case of Benjamin Buttons" which is Pl Ed upside down. Perhaps a volunteer could fix that to suit my sense of equanimity.
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