Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

The Constitution of the United States


  • Author: James Montgomery Beck
  • Release Date : 1936-04-12
  • Genre: Law
  • File Size: 93807 Bytes


This book is a result of three lectures, which were delivered in the Hall of Gray's Inn, London, on June 13, 15, and 19, 1922, respectively, under the auspices and on the invitation of the University of London. The invitation originated with the University of Manchester, which, through its then Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Ramsay Muir, two years ago graciously invited me to visit Manchester and explain American political institutions to the undergraduates. Subsequently I was greatly honoured when the Universities of Cambridge, Edinburgh and London joined in the invitation....

Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

The Constitution


  • Author: Library of Congress
  • Release Date : 2015-08-31
  • Genre: United States
  • File Size: 79872761 Bytes


This Library of Congress Student Discovery Set is here to put history into your hands. It brings together historical artifacts and one-of-a-kind documents from the collections of the Library of Congress. Interactive tools let you zoom in for close examination, draw to highlight interesting details, and make notes about what you discover. There’s no single right answer, only new discoveries to be made. Over fifty delegates met in Philadelphia in May 1787. They left four months later with a design for a new form of government—the Constitution of the United States. This set follows many of the drafts and debates that brought the Constitution and the Bill of Rights into being, including newspaper articles and notes by the documents’ framers. This s...

The Constitution of the United States  with Index  and the Declaration of Independence

The Constitution of the United States with Index and the Declaration of Independence


  • Author : National Center for Constitutional Studi
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0880801441


The Constitution of the United States with Index and the Declaration of Independence Book Description :

"This Constitution was proofed word for word against the original Constitution housed in the Archives in Washington, D.C. It is identical in spelling, capitalization and punctuation and is sized in accordance with one produced by President Thomas Jefferson." -- Title page....

Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States

Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States


  • Author : Joseph Story
  • Publisher : The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781584778783


Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States Book Description :

Reprint of the important fourth edition edited by Thomas M. Cooley. This was the most extensive and widely discussed study of the Constitution written during the antebellum period. Divided into three books, it offers a strongly nationalist interpretation of the Federal constitution. Book I contains a history of the colonies and a discussion of their charters. Book II discusses the Continental Congress and analyzes the f laws that crippled the Articles of Confederation. Book III begins with a history of the Constitution and its ratification. This is followed by a brilliant line-by-line exposition of each of its articles and amendments. Published in 1873, Cooley's edition updated Story's text to include discussion of the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments,...

The Constitution of the United States of America
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

The Constitution of the United States of America


  • Author : United States
  • Publisher : Little Books of Wisdom
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1557091056


The Constitution of the United States of America Book Description :

The landmark legal document of the United States, in a handsome, hardcover gift edition....