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The Resource When you grow up to vote : how our government works for you, Eleanor Roosevelt with Michelle Markel ; illustrations by Grace Lin

When you grow up to vote : how our government works for you, Eleanor Roosevelt with Michelle Markel ; illustrations by Grace Lin

Label
When you grow up to vote : how our government works for you
Title
When you grow up to vote
Title remainder
how our government works for you
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Roosevelt with Michelle Markel ; illustrations by Grace Lin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the voice of one of the most iconic and beloved political figures of the twentieth century comes a book on citizenship for the future voters of the twenty-first century. Eleanor Roosevelt published the original edition of When You Grow Up to Vote in 1932, the same year her husband was elected president. The new edition has updated information and back matter as well as fresh, bold art from award-winning artist Grace Lin. Beginning with government workers like firefighters and garbage collectors, and moving up through local government to the national stage, this book explains that the people in government work the voter. Fresh, contemporary, and even fun, When You Grow Up to Vote is the book parents and teachers need to talk to children about how our government is designed to work"--Publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1884-1962
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Dewey number
  • 342.73
  • 324.60973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK273
LC item number
.R57 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Markel, Michelle
  • Lin, Grace
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Citizenship
  • Voting
  • United States
  • Citizenship
  • Voting
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • United States
  • State governments
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When you grow up to vote : how our government works for you, Eleanor Roosevelt with Michelle Markel ; illustrations by Grace Lin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Marian Wright Edelman -- Foreword / by Nancy Roosevelt Ireland -- Fire! Fire! -- To protect and to serve -- The garbage collector -- The honorable mayor -- The meeting will come to order! -- At the statehouse -- Why do we have laws? -- At the Capitol -- The White House -- The president has fifteen secretaries -- Who pays the bills? -- We, the people -- What does the judge do? -- When you grow up to vote -- More about our government -- More about Eleanor Roosevelt
Control code
on1011679268
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 83 pages
Isbn
9781626728790
Lccn
2018936553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)1011679268
Label
When you grow up to vote : how our government works for you, Eleanor Roosevelt with Michelle Markel ; illustrations by Grace Lin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Marian Wright Edelman -- Foreword / by Nancy Roosevelt Ireland -- Fire! Fire! -- To protect and to serve -- The garbage collector -- The honorable mayor -- The meeting will come to order! -- At the statehouse -- Why do we have laws? -- At the Capitol -- The White House -- The president has fifteen secretaries -- Who pays the bills? -- We, the people -- What does the judge do? -- When you grow up to vote -- More about our government -- More about Eleanor Roosevelt
Control code
on1011679268
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 83 pages
Isbn
9781626728790
Lccn
2018936553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)1011679268

Library Locations

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      2 North Main Street, Andover, MA, 01810, US
      42.6568333 -71.141443
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