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Foundations of our Government

Steven Jantzen

Foundations of our Government

by Steven Jantzen

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Published by Scholastic Book Services in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States.,
    • Constitutional history -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Constitutional history -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the drafting of the United States Constitution and the principles of democracy it reflects.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Steven Jantzen and Carolyn Jackson ; advisory editor, Philippa Strum.
      SeriesScholastic American citizenship program
      ContributionsJackson, Carolyn, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK34 .J29
      The Physical Object
      Pagination189 p. :
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4579616M
      LC Control Number77152037

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