William Penn : shaping a nation

by Levy, Janey.

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Dormont Public Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 974.8 L57
Location  Dormont Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 974.8 L57
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Biography j 92 PENN
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
Call Number  j 92 PENN
 
 
Summary
This book introduces readers to William Penn, the founder of the colony of Pennsylvania and advocate for democracy and religious freedom. Readers learn how Penn s beliefs and actions influenced our founding fathers when they wrote the U.S. Constitution.
Contents
Champion of liberty
Penn's early years
Speaking out for toleration
Pennsylvania : Penn's "holy experiment"
Penn and Native Americans
The city of brotherly love
A vision for a peaceful world
Penn's legacy.

Additional Information
Series American history milestones.
Subjects Penn, William, -- 1644-1718 -- Juvenile literature.
Penn, William, -- 1644-1718.
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- Pennsylvania -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers.
Quakers.
Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature.
Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Publisher New York :PowerKids Press,2009
Other Titles Shaping a nation
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 23 cm.
ISBN 9781435830165 (library binding)
1435830164 (library binding)
9781435801950 (pbk.)
1435801954 (pbk.)
9781435801967 (6-pack)
1435801962 (6-pack)
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