Chad's Reviews > Signing Their Lives Away

Signing Their Lives Away by Denise Kiernan
Rate this book
Clear rating

's review
May 24, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: us-history-revultionary-war
Read from January 10 to July 04, 2011

This was a very fun book to read for me as a student of the Revolutionary War. It gives an average of 3 small pages to each and every signer of the Declaration of Independence, and shines a light into the lives of the men who signed that great document. The book is humorous and sometimes a little irreverent, but its such an easy and entertaining read that almost anyone would be able to enjoy it.

At a time like now where our government is increasingly out of touch with the average American and is coming to resemble the tyrannical British government of the 1770s it is a great reminder to see how these men valued freedom and were willing to risk their fortunes, families and very lives in standing for what is right.

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Signing Their Lives Away.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

No comments have been added yet.