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Author Kennedy, Katie, author.
Title The Constitution decoded : a guide to the document that shapes our nation / by Katie Kennedy; illustrated by Ben Kirchner; contributing editor, Kermit Roosevelt.
Pub Info New York, NY : Workman Publishing Company, [2020]
book jacket
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Descript 204 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 198) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Preamble -- Article I -- Article II -- Article III -- Article IV -- Article V -- Article VI -- Article VII -- Amendments -- The Declaration of Independence -- The Articles of Confederation.
Summary The ultimate guide to the US Constitution--and the history of the US through the law of the land--for middle grade readers ages 10+. The book decodes the original document with a direct translation of the text, dissecting every word, phrase and idea. Then it connects the document to major historical figures and events using full-color illustrations and examples of how the document works in practice.
Subject United States. Constitution.
United States. Declaration of Independence.
Constitutional law -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Constitutional history -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Constitutions -- United States.
Constitutional history -- United States.
Civil rights -- United States.
United States -- Constitution.
United States -- Politics and government.
Add Author Kirchner, Ben, illustrator.
Roosevelt, Kermit, 1971- editor.
ISBN 9781523510443
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