The Constitutional Convention of 1787 [2 volumes]: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of America's Founding

The Constitutional Convention of 1787 [2 volumes]: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of America's Founding

by John R. Vile, Jack Rakove
     
 

The first encyclopedic treatment of the personalities, politics, and events involved in drafting the U.S. Constitution.

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The first encyclopedic treatment of the personalities, politics, and events involved in drafting the U.S. Constitution.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851096695
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Pages:
1009
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.30(h) x 2.70(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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