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Title:
The Penguin guide to the United States Constitution : a fully annotated Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution and amendments, and selections from the Federalist Papers
ISBN:
9780143118107
Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Group, 2010.
Physical Description:
vi, 213 p. ; 19 cm.
Contents:
The revolutionary origins of the American Constitution -- America struggles to achieve independence, liberty, and union: government under the Articles of Confederation -- The Constitutional Convention of 1787: a revolution in government -- The contest over ratification: America's first national referendum -- Establishing government under the Constitution, 1789-1801 -- Supreme Court decisions that have shaped America's constitutional history.
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Format:
Book