In more than 230 years of statehood, the United States has created its own distinctive way of living and governing--a way which its citizens cherish, but about whose essence, for want of definition, they frequently disagree. Charles Beard offered, in a synthesis of his life work, a permanent statement on the nature of the American Republic. To carry out his purpose, Beard discusses, among other subjects, the making of one nation out of many peoples and nationalities, the letter and the spirit of the Constitution, the ...

The Republic: Conversations on Fundamentals 2008, Routledge, New Brunswick, NJ

ISBN-13: 9781412808033

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The Republic: Conversations on Fundamentals 1980, Greenwood Press, Westport, CT

ISBN-13: 9780313224119

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