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Ben Franklin’s Big Splash #nfpb15

April 1, 2015

Ben Franklin’s Swim Paddles Ben Franklin’s zest for life and self-assurance shine through in Ben Franklin’s Big Splash: The Mostly True Story of his First Invention by Barb Rosenstock. Not restricting himself to the¬†way things were always done, Franklin learned to swim (rare in colonial America) and then started pondering ways to swim faster and […]