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Author Khan, Khizr, 1950- author.

Title This is our Constitution : discover America with a Gold Star father / Khizr Khan with Anne Quirk.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2017]
1 hold on first copy returned of 4 copies

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 320.973 KHA    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 320.973 KHA    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's Non-fiction    j 320.973 KHA    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 320.973 KHA    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 216 pages : black and white illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents The blessings of liberty -- Why we need a Constitution -- Writing the Constitution -- Understanding the Constitution -- Perfecting the Constitution -- The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States -- Standing with the Constitution -- More landmark Supreme Court cases.
Summary The author traces his family's experiences immigrating to the U.S. to introduce the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, explaining how it represents America's democratic values and discussing the importance of the documents' history.
Subject Khan, Khizr, 1950- -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Constitution. 1st-10th Amendments -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Constitutional Convention (1787) -- Juvenile literature.
Constitutional amendments -- Juvenile literature.
Constitutional history -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Constitution -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1789.
Added Author Quirk, Anne, author.
ISBN 9781524770914 (hardcover) $16.99
1524770914 (hardcover) $16.99
9781524770921 (library binding)
1524770922 (library binding)

 
    
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