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The Bill of Rights

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2002.
Series: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the Bill of Rights and the important part it plays in Americans' lives today.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Burgan
ISBN: 0756501512 9780756501518 0756509327 9780756509323
OCLC Number: 46462649
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ready for a battle --
Creating a new government --
The fight to ratify --
Madison changes his mind --
Back to work --
Ratify --
again --
After the Bill of Rights --
The Bill of Rights.
Series Title: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Responsibility: by Michael Burgan.

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Examines the Bill of Rights and the important part it plays in Americans' lives today.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-07-30) Good Permalink

     Illustrated with good color and b&w reproductions.  Clearly written historical account of how the constitution and the bill of rights came into being.  Also includes at the back very useful sections such as glossary, timeline and important people.  Bibliography...
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