Revolutionaries: A New History of the Invention of America

Revolutionaries: A New History of the Invention of America

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by Jack Rakove
     
 

A bold new examination of the American Revolution, focusing on the contradictory ideals that shaped the idea of a new American nation.See more details below

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A bold new examination of the American Revolution, focusing on the contradictory ideals that shaped the idea of a new American nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618267460
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/11/2010
Pages:
487
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.60(d)

Meet the Author


JACK RAKOVE, the William Robertson Coe Professor of History and American Studies and a professor of political science at Stanford University, is one the most distinguished historians of the early American republic. He is the author of, among other books, Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1997. He frequently writes op-ed articles for the New York Times, the Washington Post, and other major newspapers. He has been an expert witness in Indian land claims litigation and has testified in Congress on impeachment.

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