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A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin

Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution
Title
A brilliant solution
Title remainder
inventing the American Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Carol Berkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the Founding Fathers' feelings and thoughts as they entered the Constitutional Convention, emphasizing their limited expectations in the wake of the national crises they faced
Summary
Shares the story of the Constitutional Convention in 1787 Philadelphia, detailing the human side of the considerable ideas, arguments, issues, and compromises that shaped the formation of the U.S. Constitution and government
Writing style
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178042
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Pub Weekly
  • Kirkus Review
Dewey number
973.3/18
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
E303
LC item number
.B47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
inventing the American Constitution
Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our present federal government is a name, a shadow : the call for a convention -- Making Mr. Madison wait -- A gathering of demi-gods -- How far do you intend to go? : the perils of power -- I do not trust you, gentlemen : schisms, threats, and compromises -- Like "a trial of colours to a blind man" : debating the presidency once again -- I consent, sir, to this constitution because I expect no better : the convention ends -- The constitution is now before the judgment seat : the battle for ratification -- This great and good man : the inauguration of President George Washington
Control code
20188310
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780151009480
Lccn
2002005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)11170
  • 120BC628391E48DC936A7392DB4D051B
  • (IMchF)fol08528990
Label
A brilliant solution : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our present federal government is a name, a shadow : the call for a convention -- Making Mr. Madison wait -- A gathering of demi-gods -- How far do you intend to go? : the perils of power -- I do not trust you, gentlemen : schisms, threats, and compromises -- Like "a trial of colours to a blind man" : debating the presidency once again -- I consent, sir, to this constitution because I expect no better : the convention ends -- The constitution is now before the judgment seat : the battle for ratification -- This great and good man : the inauguration of President George Washington
Control code
20188310
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780151009480
Lccn
2002005648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)11170
  • 120BC628391E48DC936A7392DB4D051B
  • (IMchF)fol08528990

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