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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 / Richard Beeman.

Author/creator Beeman, Richard R.
Other author/creatorPenguin Books USA, Inc.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Penguin Group, 2010.
Descriptionvi, 213 pages ; 19 cm
Subject(s)
Portion of title Guide to the United States Constitution
Portion of title United States Constitution
Contents The Declaration of Independence -- The Constitution of the United States -- Amendments to the Constitution -- Selections from The Federalist Papers -- 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.
Abstract A compact, fully annotated reference to important documents includes coverage of crucial Supreme Court cases that have shaped America's constitutional history.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 209-213).
Genre/formSources.
LCCN 2010015820
ISBN9780143118107 :
ISBN0143118102

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Joyner General Stacks KF4541 .B44 2010 ✔ Available Place Hold

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