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The Resource The founding : a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution, Fred Barbash

The founding : a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution, Fred Barbash

Label
The founding : a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution
Title
The founding
Title remainder
a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Fred Barbash
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the explosive issues and the political battles which gave birth to the most important document in United States history
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barbash, Fred
Dewey number
  • 342.73/0292
  • 347.302292
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4520
LC item number
.B37 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Constitutional history
Label
The founding : a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution, Fred Barbash
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
31223016966518
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 261-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude to the Convention -- America in crisis -- Delegates: a kind of brotherhood -- Plan: "one supreme power" -- Prelude to conflict -- Alternative -- Alternative rejected -- Ulitmatums -- Deadlock -- Power in the House -- House and the Senate -- "Slaves to the public" -- "Essential principles" -- "National sins" -- Judiciary: a quest for "purity" -- " ... We never once thought of a king." -- Executive: the Convention confounded -- Disaffected -- "We the people" -- Ratification and the Bill of Rights: "the happiest turn."
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780671552565
Lccn
87004078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 15283707
  • r00c01
Label
The founding : a dramatic account of the writing of the Constitution, Fred Barbash
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
31223016966518
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 261-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude to the Convention -- America in crisis -- Delegates: a kind of brotherhood -- Plan: "one supreme power" -- Prelude to conflict -- Alternative -- Alternative rejected -- Ulitmatums -- Deadlock -- Power in the House -- House and the Senate -- "Slaves to the public" -- "Essential principles" -- "National sins" -- Judiciary: a quest for "purity" -- " ... We never once thought of a king." -- Executive: the Convention confounded -- Disaffected -- "We the people" -- Ratification and the Bill of Rights: "the happiest turn."
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780671552565
Lccn
87004078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 15283707
  • r00c01

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