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Righteous anger at the wicked states : the meaning of the founders' Constitution, Calvin H. Johnson

Label
Righteous anger at the wicked states : the meaning of the founders' Constitution
Title
Righteous anger at the wicked states
Title remainder
the meaning of the founders' Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Calvin H. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a history that explains the adoption of the U.S. Constitution in terms of what the proponents of the Constitution were trying to accomplish...This book argues that the proponent's anger at the states for their recurring breaches of duty to the united cause explains both the critical steps and the driving impetus for the revolution. Other issues were less important. -- Publisher description, from back cover
Cataloging source
JFK
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4541
LC item number
.J64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Righteous anger at the wicked states : the meaning of the founders' Constitution, Calvin H. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The rise of the righteous anger -- Madison's vision : requisitions and rights -- The superiority of the extended republic -- Shifting the foundations of government from the states to the people -- Partial losses -- Anti-federalism -- False issues : Bill of Rights, democracy, and slavery -- The modest and mercantile commerce clause -- Creditors, territories, and Shaysites -- Hamilton's Constitution -- The turning of Madison -- The end of the constitutional movement -- Concluding summary
Control code
ocn428440549
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st paperback edition
Extent
xv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780521757522
System control number
(OCoLC)428440549
Label
Righteous anger at the wicked states : the meaning of the founders' Constitution, Calvin H. Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The rise of the righteous anger -- Madison's vision : requisitions and rights -- The superiority of the extended republic -- Shifting the foundations of government from the states to the people -- Partial losses -- Anti-federalism -- False issues : Bill of Rights, democracy, and slavery -- The modest and mercantile commerce clause -- Creditors, territories, and Shaysites -- Hamilton's Constitution -- The turning of Madison -- The end of the constitutional movement -- Concluding summary
Control code
ocn428440549
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st paperback edition
Extent
xv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780521757522
System control number
(OCoLC)428440549

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