Freedom seeker: a story about William Penn

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Publisher:
Carolrhoda,
Pub. Date:
2003.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 2
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With a slam, the prison door locked, and William Penn was back inside the dark, damp English prison. After growing up the son of a wealthy and respected admiral, William had done what was forbidden in England during the seventeenth century -- he openly practiced the Quaker religion. William dreamed of a place where people could establish their own government and freely practice their religion. He asked the king for land in the New World, and the king gave him a colony called Pennsylvania, named after William's father. William's struggles to create a new and just government were so successful that just a few decades later his blueprint for Pennsylvania became a model for thirteen newly independent colonies. Book jacket.
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9781575051765
087614931
9780876149317
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Grouping Title freedom seeker a story about william penn
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Last Grouping Update 2018-05-30 07:45:44AM
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subject_facet Penn, William, -- 1644-1718, Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775, Quakers
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