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Benjamin Franklin

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A Boston Childhood

A Philadelphia Printer

Doing Good

A Scientist and Leader

Drawn into Politics

Trouble at Home

The First American

Failure in Britain

Radical at Home, Celebrity Abroad

Success for America, Fame for Franklin

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