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The American founding

The American founding

politics, statesmanship, and the Constitution

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional history -- United States.,
    • Political science -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1809.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Ralph A. Rossum and Gary L. McDowell.
      SeriesSeries in political science, National university publications, Series in political science (Kennikat Press)
      ContributionsRossum, Ralph A., 1946-, McDowell, Gary L., 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK116 .A43
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p. ;
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4112718M
      ISBN 100804692831
      LC Control Number80027799


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