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We the people : the story of our Constitution

Author: Lynne V Cheney; Greg Harlin
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In May 1787 delegates from across the country--including George Washington, James Madison, and Benjamin Franklin--gathered in Philadelphia and, meeting over the course of a sweltering summer, created a new framework for governing: the Constitution of the United States.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne V Cheney; Greg Harlin
ISBN: 9781416954187 141695418X
OCLC Number: 212908826
Description: 30 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Lynne Cheney ; illustrated by Greg Harlin.
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In May 1787 delegates from across the country--including George Washington, James Madison, and Benjamin Franklin--gathered in Philadelphia and, meeting over the course of a sweltering summer, created a new framework for governing: the Constitution of the United States.

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Terrific job retelling the story of the US Constitution

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-02-04) Excellent Permalink

The former chairperson of the NEH does a terrific job retelling the story of the US Constitution with all the turmoil that surrounded the founding of our country. The illustrations by Greg Harlin are a great accompiment to the text. This book should be in all libraries that serve young people.  

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