Contains Elliot's compilation of Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal Constitution; Farrand's Records of the Constitutional Convention of 1787; and Journals of the Continental Congress.
Call Number: Classified Stacks & Reference Area (KF4502 .F68 1987)
Publication Date: 1987
An invaluable aid to all those seeking a deeper understanding of the Constitution. Draws on the writings of a wide array of people engaged in the problem of making popular government safe, steady, and accountable, ranging from the early seventeenth century to the 1830s, from the reflections of philosophers to popular pamphlets, from public debates in ratifying conventions to the private correspondence of the leading political actors of the day.
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