The Bill of Rights how we got it and what it means

Title The Bill of Rights how we got it and what it means
Names Meltzer, Milton.
Book Number BR008747
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, the Bill of Rights, protect the basic rights of the people. Meltzer discusses the history of the Bill of Rights from its origins in the Magna Carta of 1215, through its ratification in 1791, to the added protections provided by the Fourteenth Amendment in 1868. Each amendment is then explained and analyzed. For grades 6-9 and older readers.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Politics and Government - POL
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Civil rights - United States - Juvenile literature
Constitutional history - United States - Juvenile literature
Constitutional amendments - United States - Juvenile literature
Call Number j342.73085 JNF
Language English
Released 1990
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1990 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency. National Braille Press, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Thomas Crowell, c1990.
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