Novus ordo seclorum : the intellectual origins of the Constitution (Book, 1985) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Novus ordo seclorum : the intellectual origins of the Constitution

Author: Forrest McDonald; United States.
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the history of the Constitutional Convention and discusses how the Constitution was developed.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McDonald, Forrest.
Novus ordo seclorum.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1985
(OCoLC)565491478
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Forrest McDonald; United States.
ISBN: 0700602844 9780700602841 0700603115 9780700603114
OCLC Number: 12214284
Notes: "The Constitution of the United States": pages [299]-311.
Description: xiii, 359 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The problem --
The rights of Englishmen --
Systems of political theory --
Systems of political economy --
The lessons of experience, 1776-1787 --
The framers: principles and interests --
The Convention: constituting a government --
Powers, principles, and consequences --
Appendix A. Delegates attending the Convention --
The Constitution of the United States.
Responsibility: Forrest McDonald.
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_38520
991000247139705351

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Chronicles the history of the Constitutional Convention and discusses how the Constitution was developed.
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A witty and energetic study of the ideas and passions of the Framers." -New York Times Book Review"Bristles with wit and intellectual energy." -Christian Science Monitor"A masterpiece. McDonald's Read more...

 
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