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The great little Madison

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Madison, James, 1751-1836 -- Juvenile literature, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Presi

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Traces the life and contributions of the sickly child with the small voice who grew up to become the fourth president of the United States.

StatementJean Fritz.
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LC ClassificationsE342 .F75 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2053646M
ISBN 100399217681
LC Control Number88031584
OCLC/WorldCa18835724

James Madison was the fourth president of the United States and one of the founding fathers. The Great Little Madison is the story of his life from his frail beginning through The Federalist Papers and the presidency and retirement.

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Though small in stature, Fritz portrays "little Madison" as a "great" founding father. Voted an ALA Notable Book, a Booklist Editor's Choice, a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, and a Boston Globe Honorable Book Award winner, this fascinating story will captivate readers and keep.

This accessible volume tells the story of the "Father of the Constitution," James Madison. Follow Madison through his rise in politics; his struggle to help create and defend the Constitution; his friendship with Thomas Jefferson; and a long, happy marriage.

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THE GREAT LITTLE MADISON. by Jean Fritz ‧ RELEASE DATE: Sept. 27, A vivid portrait of the small man with a small voice who was the first to arrive at the Constitutional Convention inas well as the last survivor of that august body when he died in —and who played perhaps the most vital, central role in US history in the Author: Jean Fritz.

The Great Little Madison is an account of the life of a man who devoted himself to the public welfare and who lived the ideals he preached.

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When he was slandered in the press or by political opponents, he refused to use his powers as president to suppress his enemies; when called upon to declare a national day of prayer, he wrote his.

James Madison used his quiet eloquence, intelligence and passion for unified colonies to help shape the Constitution, steer America through the turmoil of two wars, and ensure that our government, and nation, remained intact. "An excellent, fascinating, indispensable resource""Kirkus Reviews", pointer review.

An ALA Notable Book, a "Booklist" Editors' Choice, a 4/5(4). —Horn Book, starred review "Fritz has given a vivid picture of the man and an equally vivid picture of the problems that faced the leaders of the new nation in the formative years." —The Bulletin of the Center for Children?s Books, starred review "Young readers will feel like they know the 'Great Little Madison' very well."/5(4).

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