This handy booklet introduces you to one of the greatest legal documents ever written: the United States Constitution. The United States Constitution is the Supreme Law of the United States and is the most influential legal document in existence today. Two-hundred and twenty-six years old, there are more than 100 countries around the world who have used the U.S. Constitution as the model for their own. Imagine creating a document that governs your grandchildren’s grand- children’s grandchildren! That’s exactly what the men of the 1787 Constitutional Convention did. For this very reason, great people have spent their lives studying and interpreting the Constitution. In this pocket book, you’ll discover for yourself why the United States of America is the greatest nation in the history of the world.