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The Resource Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution, Woody Holton

Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution, Woody Holton

Label
Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution
Title
Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Woody Holton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the original intent behind the writing of the Constitution and how it was shaped by the reactions, occasionally violent ones, of citizens to include a protection of civil liberties and the freedom of the people
Cataloging source
DLC
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Holton, Woody
Dewey number
342.7302/9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Constitutional history
Label
Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution, Woody Holton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Bricks without straw : grievances -- The fault is all your own : rebuttals -- To relieve the distressed : demands -- Save the people : requisition -- Who will call this justice? : quarrels -- Idle drones: economics -- The fate of republican govt : redemption -- A revolution which ought to be glorious : disenchantment -- A murmuring underneath : rebellion -- Excess of democracy? : reform -- The house on fire : credit -- Divide et impera : statecraft -- More adequate to the purposes : revenue -- Take up the reins : ratification -- More productive and less oppressive : taxes -- As if impounded : consolidation
Control code
BK0007030617
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 370 p.
Isbn
9780809080618
Lccn
2007004931
Note
Woods Branch copy is a Memorial book.
Label
Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution, Woody Holton
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Bricks without straw : grievances -- The fault is all your own : rebuttals -- To relieve the distressed : demands -- Save the people : requisition -- Who will call this justice? : quarrels -- Idle drones: economics -- The fate of republican govt : redemption -- A revolution which ought to be glorious : disenchantment -- A murmuring underneath : rebellion -- Excess of democracy? : reform -- The house on fire : credit -- Divide et impera : statecraft -- More adequate to the purposes : revenue -- Take up the reins : ratification -- More productive and less oppressive : taxes -- As if impounded : consolidation
Control code
BK0007030617
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 370 p.
Isbn
9780809080618
Lccn
2007004931
Note
Woods Branch copy is a Memorial book.

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