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The Resource The great American documents, Volume 1, 1620-1830, Ruth Ashby ; illustrated by Ernie Colón

The great American documents, Volume 1, 1620-1830, Ruth Ashby ; illustrated by Ernie Colón

Label
The great American documents, Volume 1, 1620-1830
Title
The great American documents
Title number
Volume 1, 1620-1830
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Ashby ; illustrated by Ernie Colón
Title variation
Uncle Sam presents The great American documents. Volume 1, 1620-1830
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In graphic novel form, Ashby and Colón tell the story of the United States through the major speeches, laws, proclamations, court decisions, and essays that shaped it. This volume introduces as series narrator none other than Uncle Sam, who walks us through twenty essential documents. Each document gets a chapter, in which Uncle Sam explains its key passages, its origins, how it came to be written, and its impact
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Ashby, Ruth
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E178.4
LC item number
.A84 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
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Colón, Ernie
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  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The great American documents, Volume 1, 1620-1830, Ruth Ashby ; illustrated by Ernie Colón
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The Crisis
  • The Constitution
  • The Federalist Papers
  • The Bill of Rights
  • Washington's farewell address
  • Jefferson's first inaugural address
  • Marbury v. Madison
  • The Louisiana Purchase
  • "The Star-Spangled Banner"
  • The Missouri Compromise
  • The Mayflower Compact
  • The Monroe Doctrine
  • The Indian Removal Act
  • "A model of Christian charity"
  • The Maryland Toleration Act
  • 1705 Virginia slave codes
  • The Albany plan of union
  • The Virginia resolves
  • Common Sense
  • The Declaration of Independence
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9780809094608
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013956401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)866583519
Label
The great American documents, Volume 1, 1620-1830, Ruth Ashby ; illustrated by Ernie Colón
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The Crisis
  • The Constitution
  • The Federalist Papers
  • The Bill of Rights
  • Washington's farewell address
  • Jefferson's first inaugural address
  • Marbury v. Madison
  • The Louisiana Purchase
  • "The Star-Spangled Banner"
  • The Missouri Compromise
  • The Mayflower Compact
  • The Monroe Doctrine
  • The Indian Removal Act
  • "A model of Christian charity"
  • The Maryland Toleration Act
  • 1705 Virginia slave codes
  • The Albany plan of union
  • The Virginia resolves
  • Common Sense
  • The Declaration of Independence
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9780809094608
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013956401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)866583519

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