The Declaration of Independence
A Look at US History
Not only did the Declaration of Independence help set US history in motion, the document was influential to other revolutions around the world. Therefore, it’s crucial to understand the meaning of the Declaration of Independence in order to continue exploring the social studies curriculum. Readers are presented with the most important aspects of the document, including why it was written, the writing process, and its impact on American independence. Written in clear, simple language, this volume will be useful in test review or as an introduction to the history of the Declaration of Independence.