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Part history, part biography, and part law primer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of R.B.G. vs. Inequality (Abrams, $18.95) highlights the dreams, struggles, and accomplishments of the United States’ most notorious judge. Stacy Innerst’s gouache-and-ink illustrations evoke the feeling of a true historical document, adding gravitas to Jonah Winter’s compelling text.

 

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By Jonah Winter, Stacy Innerst (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781419725593
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 8th, 2017

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Fresh perspectives on the U.S. Constitution are brought forward in two impactful volumes. Husband-and-wife team Cynthia and Sanford Levinson highlight complexities including bicameralism, gerrymandering, and emergency powers in Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Framers, Their Fights, and the Flaws That Affect Us Today (Peachtree, $19.95).

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$19.95
ISBN: 9781561459452
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Published: Peachtree Publishing Company - September 1st, 2017

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Gold Star father and Pakistani immigrant Khzir Khan, meanwhile, provides a fascinating and personal article-by-article examination of the document he famously cited during the 2016 Democratic National Convention in This Is Our Constitution: Discover America with a Gold Star Father (Knopf, $16.99).

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$16.99
ISBN: 9781524770914
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 24th, 2017

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