Creating the Constitution: The Convention of 1787 and the First Congress

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Table of contents

  • Title Page ii
  • Contents vii
  • Convention Chronology ix
  • The Delegates xi
  • Preface xiii
  • 1 - Introduction 1
  • 2 - Ideas from England 17
  • 3 - Political Motivations 43
  • 4 - Economic Motivations 85
  • 5 - An Anti-Demoscratic Convention? 117
  • 6 - The Convention Congress 173
  • Appendixes 207
  • Works Cited 239
  • Index 251
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