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Author: Various
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Four biographies of figures who were influential in founding the United States of America and the stories behind two important documents that shaped the new nation.

Who Was Abigail Adams.. Abigail Adams was a strong woman far ahead of her time.
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ISBN: 9780525625957
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Author: Michael C. Harris
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Step back in time to the birth of America and meet the real-life rebels who made this country free.

On a hot summer day near Philadelphia in 1776, Thomas Jefferson sat at his desk and wrote furiously until early the next morning. He was drafting the Declaration of Independence, a document that would sever this country's ties with Britain and announce a new nation--The United States of America.
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Author: Patricia Brennan Demuth
Release Date: June 19, 2018
We the people at Who HQ bring the full story--arguments and all--of how the US Constitution came into being.

Signed on September 17, 1787--four years after the war for independence--the Constitution laid out the supreme law of the United States of America.
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ISBN: 9780525625964
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Author: Todd Hasak-Lowy and Susan Zimet | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: January 16, 2018
The United States of America is almost 250 years old, but American women won the right to vote less than a hundred years ago.

And when the controversial nineteenth amendment to the U.S. Constitution-the one granting suffrage to women-was finally ratified in 1920, it passed by a mere one-vote margin.
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ISBN: 9780525532217
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Author: Khizr Khan | Narrator: Sunil Malhotra and Khizr Khan
Release Date: October 24, 2017
From Gold Star father and beloved Democratic National Convention speaker Khizr Khan comes a book for young people about the Constitution—what it says and why it matters for everyone.
 
Our Founding Fathers created the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights as a blueprint for American government and the rights of American citizens.
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ISBN: 9780525528531
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Author: Sanford Levinson and Cynthia Levinson | Narrator: Various, Arthur Morey and Mark Bramhall
Release Date: September 05, 2017
Many of the political issues we struggle with today have their roots in the US Constitution.

Husband-and-wife team Cynthia and Sanford Levinson take readers back to the creation of this historic document and discuss how contemporary problems were first introduced--then they offer possible solutions.
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ISBN: 9780525524953
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Author: Meg Belviso and Pam Pollack | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: April 05, 2016
As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world.  Nelson Mandela spent his life battling apartheid and championing a peaceful revolution.  He spent twenty-seven years in prison and emerged as the inspiring leader of the new South Africa.
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Author: Kenneth C. Davis | Narrator: Oliver Wyman
Release Date: October 30, 2007
Was Columbus the first European in the Americas.
What sport became more popular after the Civil War.
Were the Little Rock Nine a rock-and-roll band.
 
As bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis knows, history can be fun, fascinating, and memorable.
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ISBN: 9780739361337
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