A completely newly researched story of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, and of the lives of the most prominent framers of the Constitution: Oliver Ellsworth, Benjamin Franklin, Nathaniel Gotham, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, George Mason, Gouverneur Morris, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, Edmund Randolph, John Rutledge, Roger Sherman, George Washington, and James Wilson. Among items discussed are the main compromises of the Convention, the battle over slavery and states' rights, sectional and economic disputes and ...

The Founding Fathers 2012, McFarland & Company, Jefferson

ISBN-13: 9780786467594

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The Founding Fathers 1987, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780899502915