Books Category: American History

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Founders Constitution The Article  Section  Clause  Through Article  Section

The Founders’ Constitution: Article 1, Section 8, Clause 5, Through Article 2, Section 1 Edited by Philip B. Kurland and Ralph Lerner

American Founding American History Political Thought

The documentary sources and inspirations of The Founders’ Constitution reach to the early seventeenth century and extend through those Amendments to the Constitution that were adopted by 1835.

Founders Constitution The Article  Section  Through Article

The Founders’ Constitution: Article 2, Section 2, Through Article 7 Edited by Philip B. Kurland and Ralph Lerner

American Founding American History Political Thought

The documentary sources and inspirations of The Founders’ Constitution reach to the early seventeenth century and extend through those Amendments to the Constitution that were adopted by 1835.

Founders Constitution The Major Themes

The Founders’ Constitution: Major Themes Edited by Philip B. Kurland and Ralph Lerner

American Founding American History Political Thought

The documentary sources and inspirations of The Founders’ Constitution reach to the early seventeenth century and extend through those Amendments to the Constitution that were adopted by 1835.

Founders Constitution The The Preamble Through Article  Section  Clause

The Founders’ Constitution: The Preamble Through Article 1, Section 8, Clause 4 Edited by Philip B. Kurland and Ralph Lerner

American Founding American History Political Thought

The documentary sources and inspirations of The Founders’ Constitution reach to the early seventeenth century and extend through those Amendments to the Constitution that were adopted by 1835.

Friends of the Constitution

Friends of the Constitution: Writings of the “Other” Federalists, 1787–1788 Edited by Colleen A. Sheehan and Gary L. McDowell

American Founding American History

There were many writers other than John Jay, James Madison, and Alexander Hamilton who, in 1787 and 1788, argued for the Constitution’s ratification. In a collection central to our understanding of the American founding, Friends of the Constitution brings together forty-nine of the most important of these “other” Federalists’ writings.

George Washington

George Washington: A Collection By George Washington
Compiled and Edited by W. B. Allen

American Founding American History Political Thought

George Washington speaks for himself on behalf of liberty and the emerging American republic in this handsome book, the only one-volume compilation in print of his vast writings.

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Growth of the American Revolution: 1766–1775 By Bernhard Knollenberg
Edited by Bernard W. Sheehan

American Founding American History

In the fall of 2002, Liberty Fund published noted historian Bernhard Knollenberg’s Origin of the American Revolution. Now Liberty Fund proudly announces the publication of the second volume of Knollenberg’s masterwork on the American Revolution.

History of the American Revolution The

The History of the American Revolution By David Ramsay
Edited and Annotated by Lester H. Cohen

American Founding American History

David Ramsay’s History of the American Revolution appeared in 1789 during an enthusiastic celebration of nationhood. It is the first American national history written by an American revolutionary and printed in America.

History of the Rise Progress and Termination of the American Revolution

History of the Rise, Progress, and Termination of the American Revolution: Interspersed with Biographical, Political, and Moral Observations By Mercy Otis Warren
Edited and Annotated by Lester H. Cohen

American Founding American History

Mercy Otis Warren has been described as perhaps the most formidable female intellectual in eighteenth-century America. This work (in the first new edition since 1805) is an exciting and comprehensive study of the events of the American Revolution, from the Stamp Act Crisis of 1765 through the ratification of the Constitution in 1788–1789.

Lamp of Experience The

The Lamp of Experience: Whig History and the Intellectual Origins of the American Revolution By Trevor Colbourn

American Founding American History

In a landmark work, a leading scholar of the eighteenth century examines the ways in which an understanding of the nature of history influenced the thinking of the founding fathers.

Liberty and American Experience in the Eighteenth Century

Liberty and American Experience in the Eighteenth Century Edited by David Womersley

American Founding American History Political Thought

Liberty and American Experience in the Eighteenth Century presents ten new essays on central themes of the American Founding period by some of today’s preeminent scholars of American history. The writers explore various aspects of the zeitgeist, among them Burke’s theories on property rights and government, the relations between religious and legal understandings of liberty, the significance of Protestant beliefs on the founding, the economic background to the Founders’ thought on governance, moral sense theory contrasted with natural rights, and divisions of thought on the nature of liberty and how it was to be preserved.

Liberty and Order

Liberty and Order: The First American Party Struggle Edited and with an Introduction by Lance Banning

American Founding American History

Liberty and Order is an ambitious anthology of primary source writings: letters, circulars, debate transcriptions, House proceedings, and newspaper articles that document the years during which America’s Founding generation divided over the sort of country the United States was to become.