Is the Balance of Power in Government Balanced?

9781508167587. STOLTMAN, Joan. Did the Abolition Movement Abolish Slavery? ISBN 9781508167501.ea vol: 32p. (Key Questions in American History). glossary. illus. index. photos. Rosen/PowerKids. Jan. 2019. Tr. $27.60.
Gr 5–7—Using the question in the title as a through line, this series examines and analyzes several key moments from American history, such as the abolitionist movement and the Harlem Renaissance. Detailed, thoughtful writing lays out facts that pertain to the titular question, providing a balanced perspective with both pros and cons explored. Is the Balance of Power in Government Balanced?? serves as an especially timely addition.
VERDICT Attractive formatting is coupled with accessible writing and an intriguing idea, making these books good choices for many libraries.

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