The Journey Of The One And Only Declaration Of Independence by Judith St. GeorgeThe Journey Of The One And Only Declaration Of Independence by Judith St. George

The Journey Of The One And Only Declaration Of Independence

byJudith St. GeorgeIllustratorWill Hillenbrand

Paperback | May 15, 2014

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*"This well-researched, readable, and well-illustrated book belongs on the shelves of all public and school libraries. It’s a wonderful way to learn history."
School Library Journal, starred review

*"History buffs or not, all readers will come away better informed about this honored 2'×21/2' sheet of parchment."
Publishers Weekly, starred review

Everyone would agree the one and only Declaration of Independence deservesthe best. After all, it's at the heart of our country. But since it was signed in 1776, the Declaration has had as many ups and downs as the United States itself. It has been rolled up, copied, hidden away and traveled by horseback, sailing vessel, mail truck, railroad car and military tank. After being front and center of a new nation, it has escaped two British invasions and survived for more than two centuries of both peaceful times and devastating wars.What a journey! And it remains proudly the one and only Declaration of Independence.

Judith St. George, author of So You Want to Be President?, and Will Hillenbrand give readers a witty and wonderfully illustrated true story of the invincible Declaration, giving heroic testimony to the grit and determination of the country itself.A fun and fascinating way to share the history of the document that gave the American people their freedom.

Judith St. George has published dozens of successful nonfiction books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning So You Want to Be President? and the historical Turning Point series, including You’re On Your Way, Teddy Roosevelt; Stand Tall, Abe Lincoln; and Take the Lead, George Washington. You can visit her online at www.jud...
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Title:The Journey Of The One And Only Declaration Of IndependenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 10.97 × 8.76 × 0.17 inPublished:May 15, 2014Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014751164X

ISBN - 13:9780147511645

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Praise for The Journey of the One and Only Declaration of Independence:
"This well-researched, readable, and well-illustrated book belongs on the shelves of all public and school libraries. It’s a wonderful way to learn history."—School Library Journal, starred review
"History buffs or not, all readers will come away better informed about this honored 2'×21/2' sheet of parchment."—Publishers Weekly, starred review