The blessings of liberty: a concise history of the constitution of the United States

Benedict, Michael Les (1996) The blessings of liberty: a concise history of the constitution of the United States. D C Heath and Company, xxv 389. ISBN 9780669352900

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Abstract

This concise but authoritative history covers important trends and events in U.S. constitution history, encompassing key Supreme Court and lower court cases. The volume begins by discussing the English and colonial origins of American constitutionalism. Following an analysis of the American revolution's meaning for constitutional history, the text traces the Constitution's evolution from the Early Republic to the present day.

Item Type: Book
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > History
Subjects: E History America > E151 United States (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 20:44
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2012 13:42
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/27820
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