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Ratifying the Constitution

Author: Michael Allen Gillespie; Michael Lienesch; National Humanities Center (U.S.)
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How the United States Constitution was ratified by Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York State, North Carolina, Rhode Island.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ratifying the Constitution.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989
(OCoLC)580545713
Online version:
Ratifying the Constitution.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989
(OCoLC)607807854
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Allen Gillespie; Michael Lienesch; National Humanities Center (U.S.)
ISBN: 0700604022 9780700604029 0700605665 9780700605668
OCLC Number: 19123341
Notes: Originally presented at a conference sponsored by the National Humanities Center.
Description: xiv, 417 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Delaware : independence and the concept of a commercial republic --
Pennsylvania : representation and the meaning of Republicanism --
New Jersey : property and the price of Republican politics --
Georgia : searching for security --
Connecticut : achieving consent and assuring control --
Massachusetts : creating consensus --
Maryland : the small republic in the new nation --
South Carolina : slavery and the structure of the Union --
New Hampshire : Puritanism and the moral foundations of America --
Virginia : sectionalism and the general good --
New York : federalism and the political economy --
North Carolina : preserving rights --
Rhode Island : protecting state interests.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Allen Gillespie and Michael Lienesch.

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How the United States Constitution was ratified by Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York State, North Carolina, Rhode Island.

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