Constitutional History Of The American Revolution

Author: John Phillip Reid
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299146641
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Designed for use in courses, this abridged edition of the four-volume Constitutional History of the American Revolution demonstrates how significant constitutional disputes were in instigating the American Revolution.

The Constitutional Origins Of The American Revolution

Author: Jack P. Greene
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139492934
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Challenging those historians who have assumed that the British had the law on their side during the debates that led to the American Revolution, this volume argues that the empire had long exhibited a high degree of constitutional ...

The Articles Of Confederation

Author: Merrill Jensen
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299002046
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Events surrounding the writing and ratification of the first constitution are recounted and interpreted.

The American Revolution

Author: Charles Howard McIlwain
Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 1584775688
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In this work, which won the 1924 Pulitzer Prize in history, McIlwain argues that the central problem in the genesis of the American Revolution was the determination of the exact nature of the British Empire's constitution.

To Secure These Rights

Author: Scott Douglas Gerber
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814730892
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Importantly, the theory advanced in this book--what Gerber calls liberal originalism--is neither consistently liberal nor consistently conservative in the modern conception of those terms.

Negotiated Authorities

Author: Jack P. Greene
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813915173
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These essays, drawn from the author's work since 1964, address three themes in American history in the century preceding the 1760s: authority in colonial British America; the political and constitutional development of these colonial ...