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A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution

Author: Carol Berkin
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, ©2002.
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Berkin, Carol.
Brilliant solution.
New York : Harcourt, ©2002
(DLC) 2002005648
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Berkin
OCLC Number: 1028871420
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (310 pages)
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.
Responsibility: Carol Berkin.
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