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The Federalist papers / Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781452620206 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1452620202 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (1200 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio : 2010.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Arthur Morey.
Summary, etc.: Originally published anonymously, The Federalist Papers first appeared in 1787 as a series of letters to New York newspapers exhorting voters to ratify the proposed Constitution of the United States. Still hotly debated and open to often controversial interpretations, the arguments first presented here by three of America's greatest patriots and political theorists were created during a critical moment in our nation's history, providing readers with a running ideological commentary on the crucial issues facing a democracy. Today, The Federalist Papers are as important and vital a rallying cry for freedom as ever.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Constitutional history > United States > Sources.
United States > Politics and government > 1783-1789.

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