Free Government In England And America Volume 25;  Containing The Great Charter, The Petition Of Right, The Bill Of Rights, The Federal Constitution by John FultonFree Government In England And America Volume 25;  Containing The Great Charter, The Petition Of Right, The Bill Of Rights, The Federal Constitution by John Fulton

Free Government In England And America Volume 25; Containing The Great Charter, The Petition Of…

byJohn Fulton

Paperback | February 9, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1864 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XVII. ADOPTION OF THE CONSTITUTION. CIRCUMSTANCES UNDER WHICH IT WAS ADOPTED--CONSTITUTIONAL POSITION OP THE COLONIES AFTER THE DECLARATION--THAT OP LIMITED OR CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENTS INDEPENDENT OP EACH OTHER YET UNITED DISTINCTION BETWEEN A CONSOLIDATED AND A PEDERATIVE UNION WEAKNESS OF THE CON-FEDERATION FINANCIAL DIFFICULTIES DIFFICULTY IN MAKING TREATIES OF FOREIGN ALLIANCE--PROPOSITION IN CONGRESS CALL OP VIRGINIA CON-VENTION AT ANNAPOLIS--ITS REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURES CONGRESS CALLS UPON THE STATES TO SEND DELEOATES TO A CONVENTION--IMPORTANCE OF THE PHRASEOLOGY OF THE CALL--ASSEMBLING OF THE CONVENTION AT PHILADEL-PHIA--PARTIES IN THE CONVENTION--THE MONARCHICAL PARTY--THE LARGE STATE PARTY THE STATE RIGHTS PARTY PROPOSITIONS OF MR. RANDOLPH OF MR. CHARLES PINCKNEY OP MR. PATTERSON--OP COLONEL HAMILTON--TWENTY-THREE RESOLUTIONS OF CONVENTION WITH DATES OF THEIR ADOPTION DEBATES OS THE THIRD AND FOURTH RESOLUTIONS FROM LUTHER MARTIN--EQUAL DIVISION OF THE CONVENTION ON THE SUBJECT OF REPRESENTATION IN CONGRESS CONFERENCE COMPROMISE--DRAFT OF CONSTITUTION REPORTED-OMISSION OF THE WORD NATIONAL THE REASON THE REVISED DRAFT OMIS-SION OF THE NAMES OF STATES IN THE PREAMBLE--THE REASON--SECESSION OF STATES FROM THE CONFEDERATION UNANIMOUS ADOPTION OF THE CON-STITUTION IN CONVENTION--ITS RECEPTION BY CONGRESS RATIFICATIONS BY THE 8TATES ACT FOR PUTTING IT IN OPERATION WASHINGTON ELECTED PRESIDENT--IMPERFECTION OF THE CONSTITUTION AS ADOPTED--DECLARATIONS MADE AND AMENDMENTS OFFERED BY THE STATES--MASSACHUSETTS--NEW HAMPSHIRE SOUTH CAROLINA--VIRGINIA--NEW YORK RHODE I8LAND TWELVE AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY CONGRESS--TEN OP THEM ACCEPTED BY THE STATES VALUE OF THE AMENDMENTS THE ELEVENTH AMENDMENT THK TWELFTH CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS. As we are now a...
Title:Free Government In England And America Volume 25; Containing The Great Charter, The Petition Of…Format:PaperbackDimensions:206 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.44 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217817823

ISBN - 13:9780217817820

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