The U.S. Constitution for Everyone
Penguin, 1987 - 64 էջ
History comes alive-in this illustrated guide to the Constitution and all 27 Amendments.
* Which state refused to send a delegation to the Constitutional Convention?
* Why was the Convention held in secret, with sentries at the door?
* What are the 27 Amendments?
The U.S. Constitution for Everyone relates how the "traitorous" Founding Fathers wrote the nation's supreme laws and how the thirteen Disunited States became a more perfect Union. A must for students of American history and for everyone who'd like to know more about the supreme laws of our nation.
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