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The Declaration of Independence from A to Z

Catherine L. Osornio

The Declaration of Independence from A to Z

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Published by Pelican Pub. Co. in Gretna, La .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Juvenile literature,
  • Alphabet books -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Catherine L. Osornio ; illustrated by Layne Johnson.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsJohnson, Layne, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE221 .O86 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23632319M
    ISBN 109781589806764
    LC Control Number2009030282
    OCLC/WorldCa428436811


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Unlike alphabet books that string together unrelated facts, this one actually tells the story of how our nation's founding document came to be/5. Layne Johnson considers illustrating children's books an adventure and has completed more than twenty titles, including Pelican's The Declaration of Independence from A to Z.

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