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The Annotated U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence

Author: Jack N Rakove
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian serves as a guide to the U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence, providing historical contexts and offering interpretive commentary
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Genre/Form: Constitution
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack N Rakove
ISBN: 9780674066229 9780674036062 0674036069 0674066227
OCLC Number: 760809681
Notes: * A Note to the Reader Introduction The Declaration of Independence The U.S. Constitution Amendments to the Constitution * A Calendar of Events * Further Reading * Credits * Acknowledgments
Description: 354 s
Contents: The Declaration of Independence --
The U.S. Constitution --
Amendments to the Constitution --
Calendar of events.

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Features two documents of the United States of America: the Declaration of Independence (1776), our great revolutionary manifesto, and the Constitution (1787-88), in which 'We the People' forged a  Read more...

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[A] probing commentary on America's founding documents...Rakove's is a lucid, thought-provoking guide to the contents--and discontents--of our national charters. Publishers Weekly 20090914 [A] Read more...

 
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