meaning of benjamin franklin

benjamin franklin meaning in General Dictionary

printer whose success as an author led him to occupy politics; he helped draft the Declaration of Independence in addition to Constitution; he played a major part into the American Revolution and negotiated French help for colonists; as a scientist he could be remembered particularly for their research in electricity (1706-1790)

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Monroe returned to America in the spring of 1797, and in the following December published a defence of his course in a pamphlet of 500 pages entitled A View of the Conduct of the Executive in the Foreign Affairs of the United States, and printed in Philadelphia by Benjamin Franklin Bache (1769-1798).

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