Essays on the Making of the Constitution
This new edition of Professor Levy's highly-successful reader includes essays by Charles Beard, Andrew C. McLaughlin, Merrill Jenson, Forrest MacDonald, John P. Roche, and Eric McKitrick, among others. The publication of this collection, which amply represents the extensive research being undertaken in an historiographical field that has been particularly active over the past decade, coincided with the 1987 bicentenary of the Constitutional Convention.
- Paperback | 352 pages
- 137.9 x 204.2 x 18mm | 343.38g
- 19 Mar 1987
- Oxford University Press Inc
- New York, United States
- 2nd Revised edition
Back cover copy
This highly-acclaimed collection of essays, edited by eminent constitutional historian Leonard W. Levy, brings together a wide range of viewpoints on the roles, motivations, and aspirations of the Founding Fathers of the Constitution.