Benjamin Franklin (1706-190)
· He was born in Milk Street, Boston in 1706.
· He dropped out of school, and then at the age of 12 he worked with his brother as an apprentice in a printer.
· His first piece was published by his brother, called "Silence Dogood."
· As he grows up he touts his self to speak a several languages.
· He is one of the founding fathers of the United States, and he served on the committee to draft the declaration of independence.
· At the age of 41 he was a politician, a scientist, writer, diplomat, and a philosopher he also founded a library, invented a stove and established the first fire department in Pennsylvania.
· He did in 1790.
Remarks concerning the savages in North America (1784)
· The article shows how much the savages are more polite and civil than them.
· There are many different ways of life than the colonist.
· He wanted to point out also that the Indian are a very good people and they have the wrong idea about them.
· The colonist people should not always expect anything in return of their hospitality and to behave more like the decent and politeness of the Indians.
· The article also talks about the religion and how if it is not yours that does not mean it is wrong.
· Figures of speech:-
· "We will take good care of their education, instruct them in all we know and a make men of them
· "They beheld a beautiful young woman descend from the clouds, and seat herself on that hill, which you see yonder among the blue mountain".