Federalist Papers In Modern Language, The: Indexed for Today's Political Issues / Edition 1 available in Paperback
The Federalist Papers are among the most important Founding Documents in the birth of the United States of America. The whole original debate over the Constitution is laid out here in detail for all to see. But most Americans have never read them. Why? Because they were written in the florid and complex language of 18th century politics. Now the Federalist Papers have been translated into modern American English. If you can read a newspaper, you can now read the Federalist Papers. See how the Founding Fathers foresaw the problems of impeachment, of corruption in government, of representation and all the other headline-grabbing issues we read about today! This new edition is indexed for today's political issues, a feature found no where else! The Clinton Impeachment? Regulatory excess? Bumbling bureaucracy? Gun control? Just see the index and find out what the Federalist Papers say about it! A publishing event of major importance!
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
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Federalist Papers 1787-1788; written to support the new Constitution & is the single most important source for Constitutional interpretation. This is why the Federalist Papers are such an important document. The 85 articles were written in Old English making them hard to understand but Mary E. Webster did an excellent job of translating them into modern day English. This is a must read for anyone who wishes to better understand our Founders intent whilst writing our Constitution.