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The Resource In defense of liberty : the story of America's Bill of Rights, Russell Freedman

In defense of liberty : the story of America's Bill of Rights, Russell Freedman

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In defense of liberty : the story of America's Bill of Rights
Title
In defense of liberty
Title remainder
the story of America's Bill of Rights
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Title variation
In defense of liberty
Title variation remainder
the story of Americas Bill of Rights
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the origins, applications of, and challenges to the ten amendments to the United States Constitution that comprise the Bill of Rights
Summary
Describes the origins, applications of, and challenges to the ten amendments to the United States Constitution that comprise the Bill of Rights
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
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178777
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
342.73/085
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4750
LC item number
.F74 2003
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1270
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the story of America's Bill of Rights
Label
In defense of liberty : the story of America's Bill of Rights, Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-190) and index
Contents
Knock on the door in the middle of the night -- Why we have the Bill of Rights -- First amendment, part one -- Freedom of religion -- First amendment, part two -- Freedom of expression -- Second amendment -- Right to bear arms? -- Rhird amendment -- Right to be left alone: uninvited guests -- Fourth amendment -- Right to be left alone: searches and seizures -- Fifth amendment -- Right to remain silent -- Sixth and seventh amendments -- Right to a fair trial -- Eighth amendment -- Cruel and unusual punishment -- Ninth amendment -- Mysterious ninth -- Tenth amendment -- Battle over states' rights -- Madison's most valuable amendment -- Right to differ -- Bill of rights -- Bill of rights (facsimile) -- Mptes -- Index of Supreme Court cases -- Index
Control code
2298032
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780823415854
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002191918
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51454275
  • (OCoLC)51454275
Label
In defense of liberty : the story of America's Bill of Rights, Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-190) and index
Contents
Knock on the door in the middle of the night -- Why we have the Bill of Rights -- First amendment, part one -- Freedom of religion -- First amendment, part two -- Freedom of expression -- Second amendment -- Right to bear arms? -- Rhird amendment -- Right to be left alone: uninvited guests -- Fourth amendment -- Right to be left alone: searches and seizures -- Fifth amendment -- Right to remain silent -- Sixth and seventh amendments -- Right to a fair trial -- Eighth amendment -- Cruel and unusual punishment -- Ninth amendment -- Mysterious ninth -- Tenth amendment -- Battle over states' rights -- Madison's most valuable amendment -- Right to differ -- Bill of rights -- Bill of rights (facsimile) -- Mptes -- Index of Supreme Court cases -- Index
Control code
2298032
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780823415854
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002191918
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51454275
  • (OCoLC)51454275

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