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The Constitutional Convention

A Narrative History from the Notes of James Madison (Modern Library Classics)

James Madison

In 1787, the American union was in disarray. The incompatible demands of the separate states threatened its existence; some states were even in danger of turning into the kind of tyranny they had so recently deposed. A truly national government was needed, one that could raise money, regulate commerce, and defend the states against foreign threats–...
Publish Date
2005
November 8
Goodreads rating
4.13
ISBN
9780812975178
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