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Cheney, Lynne V.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008
IL 3-6, RL 8.3
ISBN 141695418X
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Imagine a country that is brand new.  They have just fought a war to become an independent country.  The new country is in debt from the war.  The alliance is hanging together by a thread.  And now that it has happened, they need to form their own government and write there own laws.  Where do you begin?  For the United States, it all began with a group of men who wrote the Constitution.  Written hundreds of years ago, this document is the foundation of the United States even today.
SUBJECTS:     United States. Constitution.
                        United States -- Politics and government.
                        Constitutional history.

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