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The Resource Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence, Russell Freedman

Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence, Russell Freedman

Label
Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence
Title
Give me liberty!
Title remainder
the story of the Declaration of Independence
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence as well as the personalities and politics behind its framing. Beginning with the Boston Tea Party, this stirring account introduces characters including Patrick Henry & Paul Revere, events such as the battles at Lexington & Concord, & ends with the Continental Congress & the drawing up of the Declaration of Independence. The events leading up to it plus the personalities and politics behind its framing
Summary
Describes the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence as well as the personalities and politics behind its framing
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
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194001
Cataloging source
DLC
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1929-2018
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Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
973.3/13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 1070
  • 1070L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
E221
LC item number
.F84 2000
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1070
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States.
  • United States
  • United States.
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the story of the Declaration of Independence
Label
Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence, Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book was received through the We the People Bookshelf "Created Equal!" grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 84-85) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The night the Revolution began : The Boston Tea Party, December 16, 1773 -- A new world -- "If this be treason" -- Intolerable acts -- The shot heard 'round the world : April 19, 1775 -- "The whites of their eyes" : June 17, 1775 -- Common sense -- Declaring independence : July 4, 1776 -- Your rights and mine -- The Declaration of Independence -- Visiting the Declaration of Independence -- Chronology of events
Control code
6133204
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780823414482
Lccn
99057513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42934512
  • (OCoLC)42934512
Label
Give me liberty! : the story of the Declaration of Independence, Russell Freedman
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book was received through the We the People Bookshelf "Created Equal!" grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 84-85) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The night the Revolution began : The Boston Tea Party, December 16, 1773 -- A new world -- "If this be treason" -- Intolerable acts -- The shot heard 'round the world : April 19, 1775 -- "The whites of their eyes" : June 17, 1775 -- Common sense -- Declaring independence : July 4, 1776 -- Your rights and mine -- The Declaration of Independence -- Visiting the Declaration of Independence -- Chronology of events
Control code
6133204
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780823414482
Lccn
99057513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42934512
  • (OCoLC)42934512

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