Failure in Philadelphia?

Failure in Philadelphia?

by Catherine Jaime
     
 

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It's the hot, miserable summer of 1787 in Philadelphia. Will the delegates at the Grand Convention succeed or fail at their mission? Will they amend the Articles of Confederation as instructed? Or are they up to something else?

Our tale is brought to us by Henry, a young man from Britain who has been tasked with keeping an eye on what the delegates are up to. He is

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Overview

It's the hot, miserable summer of 1787 in Philadelphia. Will the delegates at the Grand Convention succeed or fail at their mission? Will they amend the Articles of Confederation as instructed? Or are they up to something else?

Our tale is brought to us by Henry, a young man from Britain who has been tasked with keeping an eye on what the delegates are up to. He is certain they cannot accomplish what they came to Philidelphia to do!

Historical fiction - this novel is written at a Young Adult level, but has been enjoyed by adults as well as students, including younger students as a read-aloud.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781466284456
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
08/29/2011
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.32(d)

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Meet the Author

Catherine is a Government Club adviser, Mock Trial coach, and Constitution class teacher. She considers the Constitutional Convention to be one of the more important events in U.S. history, and looks for new and creative ways to teach students about it.

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