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Patrick Henry [electronic resource] : first among patriots / Thomas S. Kidd.

Kidd, Thomas S. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 0465028101 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780465028108 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 306 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2011

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Historian Thomas S. Kidd shows how the fiery Patrick Henry cherished a vision of America as a virtuous republic with a clearly circumscribed central government. These ideals brought him into bitter conflict with other Founders and were crystallized in his vociferous opposition to the U.S. Constitution.
Subject: Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799.
United States. Continental Congress > Biography.
Legislators > United States > Biography.
History.
Virginia > Politics and government > 1775-1783.
United States > Politics and government > 1775-1783.
United States > Politics and government > 1783-1789.
Genre: Electronic books.

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