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Guide to the United States Constitution

Guide to the United States Constitution

A unique and handy guide to the law of land from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars.

THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES

Chapter 1. THE REVOLUTIONARY ORIGINS OF THE AMERICAN CONSTITUTION

Chapter 2. AMERICA STRUGGLES TO ACHIEVE INDEPENDENCE, LIBERTY, AND UNION

Chapter 3. THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION OF 1787

Chapter 4. THE CONTEST OVER RATIFICATION

Chapter 5. ESTABLISHING GOVERNMENT UNDER THE CONSTITUTION, 1789-1801

Chapter 6. SUPREME COURT DECISIONS THAT HAVE SHAPED AMERICA’S CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY