A Time for Freedom

A Time for Freedom

What Happened When in America

Book - 2005
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Baker & Taylor
Provides a collection of facts, quotations, and trivia about America's diverse struggles for freedom, including a review of its nine capitals, the original date for America's Declaration of Independence, and more, from its early years to the present day.

Baker
& Taylor

Provides a collection of facts, quotations, and trivia about America's struggles for freedom, including a review of its nine capitals, the original date for America's Declaration of Independence, from its early years to the present day.

Simon and Schuster
"No one can fully appreciate the great fortune we have to be Americans without knowing the events that brought us to where we are today."
-- Lynne Cheney

Did you know that John Adams thought we would celebrate America's birthday on the second of July? That ten generals went on to become president? That our country has had nine different capitals, including Trenton, New Jersey, and Annapolis, Maryland?
Bestselling author and historian Lynne Cheney takes readers through America's story of freedom in this timeline of key moments in our history along with historic quotatons by great Americans and little-known facts about our country. Starting with our nation's beginnings, A Time for Freedom places the great events and figures of our history into context and shows the expansion of freedom in America. Filled with fascinating information that creates a textured journey through our nation's story, A Time for Freedom is a book that every family will want to share.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2005
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781416909255
1416909257
Branch Call Number: 973.0202 C4211t 2005 CHILD
Characteristics: p. cm

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