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A Guide to Your Government
Readers will learn many surprising facts, including that the vice president used to be the person who received the second-most number of presidential votes. Government and political topics flourish throughout the series, including famous Supreme Court justices and the duties of Congress. Readers are...

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Meet the House of Representatives
There are 435 members in the House of Representatives—and they represent each and every one of us. Readers are introduced to one fascinating half of Congress, including the House’s history and its lawmaking powers. Age-appropriate language and content engage readers in important historical subject m...

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Meet the President
The US president has many names and many responsibilities. Readers learn about the president’s powers and how they came to be. Through full-color photographs and interesting sidebars, readers are introduced to the office of the president with age-appropriate language and content. Fascinating fact bo...

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Meet the President's Cabinet
The men and women who make up the cabinet are the president’s closest advisors. Readers find out what these special people do, including their role in the highest decisions. Fun fact boxes and in-depth sidebars accompany stories of influential cabinet members, and introduce readers to the inner work...

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Meet the Senate
As one of the lawmaking bodies of the US government, the US Senate has a hand in how all Americans live their lives. Readers learn about the inner workings of the Senate, including information about equal representation conceived by the Founding Fathers through today’s filibusters. Readers see how t...

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Meet the Supreme Court
The Supreme Court has an important role in American government, such as keeping lawmakers in check and passing down influential decisions. Readers are introduced to the history of the Supreme Court, including many landmark decisions that have shaped our nation. Fascinating fact boxes and detailed si...

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Governor
What is it like to lead an entire state? This book describes how a governor manages the state government and works to make life better for people in the state. Readers will also learn about some governors who have earned a place a history.

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Judge
Who brings order in a court? A judge does! This book describes how a judge oversees a courtroom and makes sure people are treated fairly. Readers will also learn about judges who have earned a place in history.

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Know Your Government
Know Your Government is a great resource for introducing young students to our government and the way it works. This collection uses easy-to-understand language to explain such key concepts as the importance of laws and elections, the duties of our leaders, and the rights and responsibilities shared...

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Mayor
What is it like to lead a city or town? This book describes how the mayor oversees a local government and works to make life better for people in the community. Readers will also learn about mayors who earned a place in history.

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Member of Congress
Who makes the laws for our country? Congress does! This book describes how members of Congress pass laws and help solve problems in the country—and in their home state. Readers will also learn about some members of Congress who earned a place a history.

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President
The president of the United States has one of the hardest jobs in the world. This book describes how the president manages the government, works with Congress, and deals with leaders of other countries. Readers will also learn about some of the presidents who have helped shape history.

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Vice President
What is it like to be the second-highest leader in the United States? This book describes how the vice president works with the president, runs the Senate, and helps the country. Readers will also learn about vice presidents who have earned a place in history.

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What Are Your Basic Rights?
This new series is a great resource for introducing readers to key aspects of our government - just in time for the 2008 election. Readers will learn about the importance of laws, the duties of our leaders, the election process, and the rights and responsibilities shared by all Americans. The seri...

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Who Leads Our Country?
This new series is a great resource for introducing readers to key aspects of our government - just in time for the 2008 election. Readers will learn about the importance of laws, the duties of our leaders, the election process, and the rights and responsibilities shared by all Americans. The seri...

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Why Are Elections Important?
This new series is a great resource for introducing readers to key aspects of our government - just in time for the 2008 election. Readers will learn about the importance of laws, the duties of our leaders, the election process, and the rights and responsibilities shared by all Americans. The seri...

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Why Do We Have Laws?
This new series is a great resource for introducing readers to key aspects of our government - just in time for the 2008 election. Readers will learn about the importance of laws, the duties of our leaders, the election process, and the rights and responsibilities shared by all Americans. The seri...

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Landmarks of Liberty
Certain buildings, monuments, statues, and other landmarks instantly call to mind some of the most interesting moments in United States history. Many, such as Independence Hall during the American Revolution, were actually part of history. Others were created to honor great leaders, such as the Linc...

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Visit Independence Hall
Philadelphia’s Independence Hall invites visitors to stand in the same room where the Declaration of Independence was signed. Today, anyone can see where George Washington sat as he presided over the Constitutional Convention. This historical building was a gathering place during the most crucial mo...

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Visit Mount Rushmore
Nestled in the Black Hills of South Dakota is one of the most striking monuments in the United States. The Mount Rushmore National Memorial displays the faces of four of the most beloved US presidents. Readers of this book will learn how and why Mount Rushmore was created. They’ll see remarkable pho...

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Visit the Liberty Bell
The Liberty Bell is a reminder of the American colonies’ fight for freedom. Readers will learn how it became famous, why it cracked and, how the bell became an important symbol for those seeking liberty for American slaves. Fun facts and up-close photographs abound in this book that will make young ...

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Visit the Lincoln Memorial
Abraham Lincoln, the United States' sixteenth president, worked tirelessly to keep the country united throughout the American Civil War. Tragically, he was assassinated soon after the end of the conflict. This book tells the story of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, and the roles that various...

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Visit the Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty is an icon of the United States. The story of Lady Liberty is one of friendship, cooperation, and a firm belief in democracy. Readers will learn about the ingenious engineering within the statue. They’ll see vivid photographs showcasing her creation in France and her current wa...

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Visit the Washington Monument
From the American Revolution to the Constitutional Convention to the presidency, George Washington’s steady leadership was a source of admiration around the globe. George Washington is our nation’s most celebrated leader, so it’s fitting that his monument towers over Washington, DC. Standing over 55...

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