The Federalist: With Letters of Brutus / Edition 1

The Federalist: With Letters of Brutus / Edition 1

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by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay, Terence Ball
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521001218

ISBN-13: 9780521001212

Pub. Date: 04/01/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Federalist represents one side of one of the most momentous political debates ever conducted: whether to ratify, or to reject, the newly drafted American constitution. This authoritative new edition presents complete texts for all of the eighty-five Federalist papers, along with the sixteen letters of "Brutus", the unknown New York Antifederalist. Each

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The Federalist represents one side of one of the most momentous political debates ever conducted: whether to ratify, or to reject, the newly drafted American constitution. This authoritative new edition presents complete texts for all of the eighty-five Federalist papers, along with the sixteen letters of "Brutus", the unknown New York Antifederalist. Each paper is systematically cross-referenced to the other, and both to the appended Articles of Confederation and U.S. Constitution. Terence Ball's editing skills enhance the accessibility of a classic of political thought in action.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521001212
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
638
Sales rank:
1,012,123
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Synopsis; Chronology; Biographical synopses; A note on sources and abbreviations; Bibliographical note; The Federalist; Letters of Brutus; Appendices The Articles of Confederation and Constitution of the United States.

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