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Declaration of Independence / Constitution of the

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SELECTIONS FROM THE FEDERALIST

By: ALEXANDER HAMILTON

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Publisher: HARLAN DAVIDSON INC.:

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These essays on the Constitution were written by busy men in the midst of an active public and professional life, written with immense haste, and without proper time for consultation.... Yet even when they first appeared, the Federalist papers were recognized as the best explanation of and defense of the Constitution available, and they took their place, almost at once, as a classic. Jefferson-no Federalist himself-pronounced the volume, when it appeared, the best com... View more info

FEDERALIST PAPERS

By: ALEXANDER HAMILTON

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Original Intent: Courts, the Constitution, & Reli

By: DAVID BARTON

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Publisher: WALLBUILDERS:

Edition: 5

Seller ID: IM491673


An essential resource for anyone interested in our nation's religious heritage and the Founders' intended role for the American judicial system. Original Intent combines hundreds of quotes from primary sources with the author's exposition on hot topics such as revisionism, judicial activism, and separation of church and state. A substantial appendix encompasses full texts of the founding documents, biographical sketches of numerous Founders, and extensive reference notes... View more info

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IN OUR DEFENSE : THE BILL OF RIGHTS IN A

By: ELLEN ALDERMAN

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Publisher: AVON BOOKS:

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We The PeopleThe Bill of Rights defines and defends the freedoms we enjoy as Americans -- from the right to bear arms to the right to a civil jury. Using the dramatic true stories of people whose lives have been deeply affected by such issues as the death penalty and the right to privacy, attorneys Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy reveal how the majestic priciples of the Bill of Rights have taken shape in the lives of ordinary people, as well as the historic and... View more info

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WRONG AND DANGEROUS

By: GARRETT EPPS

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Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHER:

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The primary purpose of the United States Constitution is to limit Congress. There is no separation of church and state. The Second Amendment allows citizens to threaten the government. These are just a few of the myths about our constitution peddled by the Far Right a toxic coalition of Fox News talking heads, radio hosts, angry patriot groups, and power-hungry Tea Party politicians. Well-funded, loud, and unscrupulous, they are trying to do to America s founding documen... View more info

DOCUMENTS OF AMERICAN HISTORY

By: HENRY STEE COMMAGER

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Edition: 9

Seller ID: IM34156


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ON READING THE CONSTITUTION

By: LAURENCE H. TRIBE

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Publisher: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

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Taking the Constitution Away from the Courts

By: MARK V. TUSHNET

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM490965


Here a leading scholar in constitutional law, Mark Tushnet, challenges hallowed American traditions of judicial review and judicial supremacy, which allow U.S. judges to invalidate "unconstitutional" governmental actions. Many people, particularly liberals, have "warm and fuzzy" feelings about judicial review. They are nervous about what might happen to unprotected constitutional provisions in the chaotic worlds of practical politics and everyday life. By examining a ... View more info

CONGRESS DICTIONARY

By: PAUL DICKSON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WILEY JOHN & SONS INC.(TRADE:

Seller ID: IM167928


Lavishly illustrated, it contains over 3,000 entries covering every aspect of this colorful and provocative branch of American government. Both defines and offers full, entertaining and lucid explanations of historical and current terms and concepts. View more info

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PENGUIN GUIDE TO THE UNITED STATES C

By: RICHARD BEEMAN

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Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM47373


A unique and handy guide to the law of land from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars. Known across the country for his appearance on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," Professor Richard Beeman is one of the nation's foremost experts on the United States Constitution. In this book, he has produced what every American should have: a compact, fully annotated copy of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and amendments, all in their entire... View more info

CASEBOOK ON THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDE

By: ROBERT GINSBERG

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Publisher: THOMAS Y. CROWELL COMPANY:

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DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

By: THOMAS JEFFERSON

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Publisher: NORTON, W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM404871


The Declaration of Independence was the explosive manifesto for the American Revolution. Introducing this collection of Jefferson's writings, Michael Hardt, co-author of the modern classics Empire and Multitude, makes a powerful case for re-examining the foundational writings of this American revolutionary in order to reignite the dialogue that first conceived of a "land of the free." View more info