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Cornerstones of Freedom, The Story of the Declaration of Independence
Cornerstones of Freedom The Story of the Declaration of Independence Author:Norman Richards Freedom, Equality and the Right to try to be happy... When the Declaration of Independence was read aloud, the crowds cheered and set off gunpowder explosions. They were happy because the British King could no longer tell them how to live.... When the Pilgrims came to this strange new land they brought with them the ideas of freedom, equality,... more » hard work and dedication. Just as they had to work hard to clear the fields to plant food, the "fathers of our country" had to work hard to convince King George that the colonies had a right to be free..... This book is the exciting story of how America became the land where everyone was free and equal.« less
Shari D. (bookhound) reviewed Cornerstones of Freedom, The Story of the Declaration of Independence on
These Cornerstone books are wonderfull books about history. They are easy to read and understand. My son has read all of them that we can find since they are a little hard to come by. My son is in 3rd grade so I think most 3 or 4th graders could read them.