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America: A Patriotic Primer
America A Patriotic Primer
Author: Lynne Cheney, Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator)
America: A Patriotic Primer is a succinct history of the United States, an ABC of the principles on which this country was founded, and a book for children and families to pore over, discuss, and cherish. —
A is for America,the land that we love. B is for the Birthday of this countr...  more »

To choose the twenty-six people and ideas that comprise the book, Lynne Cheney has drawn on a lifetime of learning about the American past, and on the inspiration that comes from witnessing recent history firsthand. Illustrator Robin Preiss Glasser imbues Mrs. Cheney's words with childlike joy through her exuberant drawings. Together they have created a patriotic primer, a book that teaches history by celebrating the diversity, tenacity, and faith of the American people.

This A to Z of America frames the story -- and the miracle -- of our country.
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ISBN-13: 9780689851926
ISBN-10: 0689851928
Publication Date: 5/21/2002
Pages: 40
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

3.8 stars, based on 12 ratings
Publisher: Simon Schuster Children's Publishing
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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we LOVE this book! fantastic art, great quotes, so much useful information - you can spend as much or as little time on one letter as you want. lynne cheney did a bang-up job!
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Gorgeous book chock-full of interesting facts and historical information about America!