The Constitutional Convention of 1787 [2 volumes]: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of America's Founding

The Constitutional Convention of 1787 [2 volumes]: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of America's Founding

By: John R. Vile (editor)Hardback

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The first encyclopedic treatment of the personalities, politics, and events involved in drafting the U.S. Constitution. * 350 A-Z entries and dozens of sidebars including persons, events, compromises, committees, constitutional provisions, and even trivia * Two separate chronologies-one for day-to-day events at the Convention and one covering key events in the years surrounding the Convention * Primary source documents including copies of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U.S. Constitution and its amendments * Extensive cross-references, a topical table of contents, bibliographical entries, a complete index, and maps

About Author

John R. Vile is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN. He is the editor of ABC-CLIO's Great American Lawyers and Great American Judges, and author of the award-winning Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781851096695
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1009
  • ID: 9781851096695
  • ISBN10: 1851096698

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