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Author Stanton, Terence M.

Title The Bill of Rights : what it means to you / Terence M. Stanton.

Imprint New York : PowerKids Press, 2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  342.7 STANTON    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm.
Series American history flashpoints!
Note Includes index.
Includes glossary.
Contents Writing our rights - Ratifying the U.S. Constitution - The First Amendment - The Second Amendment : the right to bear arms - The Third Amendment : housing soldiers - The Fourth Amendment : no unreasonable searches and seizures - The Fifth Amendment : due process of law - The Sixth Amendment : speedy and public trials - The Seventh and Eighth Amendments - The Ninth and Tenth Amendments - The Bill of Rights : looking at the past and future.
Summary This book describes the writing of the U.S. Constitution, a set of rules created for the people of the United States, and the Bill of Rights, which became the first ten amendments to the Constitution.
Audience K-3 Medialog, Inc.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 6.6 0.5 quiz: 129839
Subject United States. Constitution. 1st-10th Amendments.
Civil rights -- United States.
ISBN 1435829921 (lib.)
1435801695

 
    
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