The Constitution of the United States with the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation

The Constitution of the United States with the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation

by R. B. Bernstein (Introduction)

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Overview

Originally drafted by the Constitutional Convention in 1787, the Constitutional defines the United States of America. This greatest of American documents not only establishes our system of government; it limits the power of that government, specifying our irrevocable rights and privileges as individuals. The Constitution remains as relevant today as it was over two hundred years ago,

Included in this volume are the complete texts of the Constitution of the United States of America and its amendments; the Declaration of Independence, and the Articles of the Confederation. The book also includes an insightful introduction by R.B. Bernstein, a chronology of important dates, and an index to the Constitution.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781435139503
Publisher: Fall River Press
Publication date: 12/16/2011
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 95,574
Product dimensions: 4.20(w) x 6.70(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 3 Months to 18 Years

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horacewimsey on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
If I were a judge I'd say that Constitution was void for vagueness. But people seem to like it for some reason. All in all, a better plan of government than, say, North Korea. But once the lawyers and the rent-seekers get involved, its just a big old mess. If businesses wrote contracts like this, they'd all go broke.