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What Are the Articles of Confederation?: And Other Questions About the Birth of the United States

Book Description
In June 1776, colonial delegates to the Continental Congress began writing a document to set up a new country--with a government independent from Britain. The Articles of Confederation created a limited centralized government, with states keeping most of the power. After sixteen months of debate, delegates finally passed the Articles on November 15, 1777. But afterward, many conflicts arose. It be... More
Book Information
PublisherLerner Publishing Group
BindingLibrary Binding (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages48
Publication Date03/01/2012
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About Laura Hamilton Waxman (Author) : Laura Hamilton Waxman is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Laura Hamilton Waxman include Neptune (Our Universe), Jane Goodall (History Maker Bios), An Uncommon R... more
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