Modern history

SUGGESTED FURTHER READING

Ellis, Joseph J. American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.

———. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.

Erler, Edward J. The American Polity: Essays on the Theory and Practice of Constitutional Government. New York: Crane Russak, 1991.

Gilbert, Sir Martin. The Will of the People: Churchill and Parliamentary Democracy. Toronto, CA: Random House of Canada, 2006.

Jaffa, Harry V. American Conservatism and the American Founding. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 1984.

———. The Conditions of Freedom: Essays in Political Philosophy. Claremont, CA: Claremont Institute, 1999.

———. Crisis of the House Divided. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1959.

———. Equality and Liberty: Theory and Practice in American Politics. Claremont, CA: Claremont Institute, 1999.

———. A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War.Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000.

———. Storm Over the Constitution. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 1999.

Jaffa, Harry V., with Bruce Ledewitz, Robert L. Stone, and George Anastaplo. Original Intent & The Framers of the Constitution: A Disputed Question. Washington, DC: Regnery Gateway, 1994.

Jones, Gordon S., and John A. Marini, eds. The Imperial Congress: Crisis in the Separation of Powers. New York: Pharos Books, 1988.

Kesler, Charles. Introduction and notes to The Federalist Papers. Edited by Clinton Rossiter. New York: Signet Classic, 2003.

——— , ed. Saving the Revolution: The Federalist Papers and the American Founding. New York: Free Press, 1987.

Marini, John A., and Ken Masugi, eds. The Progressive Revolution in Politics and Political Science: Transforming the American Regime. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.

Pestritto, Ronald J. Woodrow Wilson and the Roots of Modern Liberalism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.

Pestritto, Ronald J., and Thomas G. West, eds. The American Founding and the Social Compact. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2003.

Pestritto, Ronald J., and Thomas G. West. Challenges to the American Founding: Slavery, Historicism, and Progressivism in the Nineteenth Century. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2005.

Pestritto, Ronald J., and Thomas G. West, eds. Modern America and the Legacy of the Founding. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2006.

Rahe, Paul A. Montesquieu and the Logic of Liberty: War, Religion, Commerce, Climate, Terrain, Technology, Uneasiness of Mind, the Spirit of Political Vigilance, and the Foundations of the Modern Republic. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

———. Republics Ancient and Modern: Classical Republicanism and the American Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992.

———. Soft Despotism, Democracy’s Drift: Montesquieu, Rousseau, Tocqueville, and the Modern Prospect. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

Schmitt, Gary J., and Robert H. Webking. “Revolutionaries, Antifederalists, and Federalists: Comments on Gordon Wood’s Understanding of the American Founding.”The Political Science Reviewer 9 (1979): 195–229.

Sheehan, Colleen A. James Madison and the Spirit of Republican Self-Government. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Silver, Thomas B. Coolidge and the Historians. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 1983.

Spalding, Matthew. We Still Hold These Truths: Rediscovering Our Principles, Reclaiming Our Future. Wilmington, DE: ISI Books, 2009.

The U.S. Constitution: A Reader. Hillsdale, MI: Hillsdale College Press, 2012.

West, Thomas G. Vindicating the Founders: Race, Sex, Class, and Justice in the Origins of America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1997.

Wood, Gordon. The Creation of the American Republic. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1969.

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