Paperback, 48 pages
In this book from the Documenting U.S. History series, find out: Why the Bill of Rights was needed. What rights the Bill guarantees. The role James Madison played in creating it.
Each book in the Documenting U.S. History series focuses on the importance, the history, and the people behind specific documents that shaped the United States. Supplemented with stunning maps and images, each study also shows how these primary sources continue to influence U.S. history. Learn, too, about the people and places, including the National Archives, that help preserve these documents for future generations.