Item description for William Penn: Liberty and Justice for All (Heroes of History) (Benge, Janet, Heroes of History.) by Janet Benge, Geoff Benge & Ywam Publishing...
Overview From his cell in the Tower of London to his founding of an American colony, William Penn was a tireless advocate for liberty, justice, and tolerance. His ideas on democracy were pivital in the forming of the constitution of the United States. (1644-1718) Heroes of History is a unique biography series that brings the shaping of history to life with the remarkable true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history. The stories of Heroes of History are told in an engaging narrative format, where related history, geography, government, and science topics come to life and make a lasting impression. This is a premier biography line for the entire family.
Publishers Description "Children and adults alike love the popular Christian Heroes: Then & Now series. Now Christian Heroes authors Janet and Geoff Benge tell the stories of Heroes of History with the same engaging narrative style and historical depth This new series brings the shaping of history to life with the remarkable true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history. From his cell in the Tower of London to his founding of an American colony, William Penn was a tireless advocate for religious liberty and tolerance (1644-1718).
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Studio: Emerald Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.82" Width: 5.36" Height: 0.53" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2002
Publisher YWAM Publishing
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Heroes Of History
Series Number 5
ISBN 1883002826 ISBN13 9781883002824
Availability 0 units.
More About Janet Benge, Geoff Benge & Ywam Publishing
Janet and Geoff Benge are a husband and wife writing team with twenty years of writing experience. Janet is a former elementary school teacher. Geoff holds a degree in history. Together they have a passion to make history come alive for a new generation. Originally from New Zealand, the Benges make their home in the Orlando, Florida, area.
Janet Benge currently resides in Orlando, in the state of Florida. Janet Benge was born in 1958.
Janet Benge has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about William Penn: Liberty and Justice for All (Heroes of History) (Benge, Janet, Heroes of History.)?
"Greatest Lawgiver" Mar 11, 2006
The story of how William Penn evolved to become what Thomas Jefferson described as "the greatest lawgiver the world has produced" (Pennsylvania's Charter of Privileges) is well told by these authors. Penn's ideas were, of course, foundational to the U.S. Constitution, just as "Cosmic Laws" are foundational to the Second American Evolution and The CONSTITUTION of UNITED DIVERSITY. Triaka, aka Wm Penn
William Penn "Liberty & Justice for All" Janet/Geoff Benge Jan 26, 2005
Read this book before you anything else about William Penn! This is the best for all age groups. You will want to read everything these authors have written on "Heroes of History"