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Author Tucker, Tom, 1944-

Title Bolt of fate : Benjamin Franklin and his electric kite hoax / Tom Tucker
Edition First edition
Published New York : PublicAffairs, [2003]
©2003

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Description xx, 297 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-285) and index
Subject Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Knowledge -- Physics
Electricity -- Experiments -- History.
Lightning -- Experiments -- History.
Physicists -- United States -- Biography.
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Science.
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 2003043167
ISBN 1891620703