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The Resource James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights, Richard Labunski

James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights, Richard Labunski

Label
James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights
Title
James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights
Statement of responsibility
Richard Labunski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today we hold the Constitution in such high regard that we can hardly imagine how hotly contested was its adoption. In fact, many of the thirteen states saw fierce debate over the document, and ratification was by no means certain. Virginia, the largest and most influential state, approved the Constitution by the barest of margins, and only after an epic political battle between James Madison and Patrick Henry. Now Richard Labunski offers a dramatic account of a time when the entire American experiment hung in the balance, only to be saved by the most unlikely of heroes--the diminutive and exc
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Labunski, Richard E
Dewey number
342.7308/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4749
LC item number
.L32 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pivotal moments in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Madison, James
  • United States.
  • Civil rights
  • Madison, James
  • Madison, James
  • Madison, James
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Civil rights
  • United States
  • Grundrecht
  • USA
  • USA
Label
James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights, Richard Labunski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-318) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Philadelphia Convention -- The reluctant candidate -- The road to Richmond -- The Virginia Ratifying Convention -- The ratification vote -- The anti-federalists fight back -- The election -- Madison introduces the Bill of Rights -- Congress proposes the Bill of Rights -- Ratification of the Bill of Rights
Control code
144618743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195181050
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e0b7b88f-2c95-4686-9ff5-8b4e7ac66626
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)144618743
Label
James Madison and the struggle for the Bill of Rights, Richard Labunski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-318) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Philadelphia Convention -- The reluctant candidate -- The road to Richmond -- The Virginia Ratifying Convention -- The ratification vote -- The anti-federalists fight back -- The election -- Madison introduces the Bill of Rights -- Congress proposes the Bill of Rights -- Ratification of the Bill of Rights
Control code
144618743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195181050
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e0b7b88f-2c95-4686-9ff5-8b4e7ac66626
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)144618743

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