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The Resource A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin

A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin

Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution
Title
A brilliant solution
Title remainder
inventing the American Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Carol Berkin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the Founding Fathers' feelings and thoughts as they entered the Constitutional Convention, emphasizing their limited expectations in the wake of the national crises they faced
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berkin, Carol
Dewey number
973.3/18
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
E303
LC item number
.B47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
11.8
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States.
  • Statesmen
  • Constitutional history
  • United States
Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/har021/2002005648.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
31223062166872
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our present federal government is a name, a shadow : the call for a convention -- Making Mr. Madison wait -- A gathering of demi-gods -- How far do you intend to go? : the perils of power -- I do not trust you, gentlemen : schisms, threats, and compromises -- Like "a trial of colours to a blind man" : debating the presidency once again -- I consent, sir, to this constitution because I expect no better : the convention ends -- The constitution is now before the judgment seat : the battle for ratification -- This great and good man : the inauguration of President George Washington
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780151009480
Lccn
2002005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
49663906
Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/har021/2002005648.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
31223062166872
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our present federal government is a name, a shadow : the call for a convention -- Making Mr. Madison wait -- A gathering of demi-gods -- How far do you intend to go? : the perils of power -- I do not trust you, gentlemen : schisms, threats, and compromises -- Like "a trial of colours to a blind man" : debating the presidency once again -- I consent, sir, to this constitution because I expect no better : the convention ends -- The constitution is now before the judgment seat : the battle for ratification -- This great and good man : the inauguration of President George Washington
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780151009480
Lccn
2002005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
49663906

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