We the people : the story of our Constitution
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Moorhead Public Library||J 342.7302 CHE (Text)||33500009829466||Main||Available||-|
|Thief River Falls Public Library||j 342.7302 CHE (Text)||35500005088156||Main||Available||-|
- ISBN: 141695418X (reinforced) :
- ISBN: 9781416954187 (reinforced) :
30 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2008.
|General Note:||A Junior Library Guild selection|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (p. ).|
|Summary, etc.:||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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A Junior Library Guild selection
Lynne Cheney&;s most recent book is the New York Times bestseller, We the People: The Story of Our Constitution, illustrated by Greg Harlin. She is also the author of the New York Times bestsellers America: A Patriotic Primer, A Is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women, When Washington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young Patriots, A Time for Freedom: What Happened When in America, and Our 50 States: A Family Adventure Across America, and has written a memoir, Blue Skies, No Fences. Mrs. Cheney is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and former chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities. She lives in Washington, DC, with her husband, Vice President Richard B. Cheney.
Greg Harlin is an acclaimed artist and illustrator. His books for children include Dangerous Crossing, Paul Revere's Midnight Ride, Mississippi, and Hanukkah at Valley Forge, winner of the 2007 Sydney Taylor Book Award. He has spent much of his twenty-eight working years recreating history through his paintings. His work has appeared in many national periodicals, including National Geographic, National Park Service publications, and Kids Discover magazine, and has received award recognition from the Society of Illustrators and American Illustration, among other entities. Mr. Harlin lives in Annapolis, Maryland.