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Barcode11584500001341
LocationJohnsonburg
TitleThe U.S. Constitution and other writings / introduction by Ken Mondschein, Phd. ; the editors of Canterbury Classics.
Call No342.7302/4 USC
CollectionAdult Non-Fiction
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International Standard Book Number 9781684120987 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Title Statement The U.S. Constitution and other writings / introduction by Ken Mondschein, Phd. ; the editors of Canterbury Classics.
Varying Form of Title United States Constitution and other writings
Varying Form of Title US Constitution and other writings
Imprint San Diego : Canterbury Classics, [2017]
Physical Description xvii, 524 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier
Formatted Contents Note The Mayflower compact (1620) -- The Silence Dogood letters (1722) -- An edict by the King of Prussia (1773) -- Rules by which a great empire may be reduced to a small one (1773) -- "Give me liberty, or give me death!" (1775) -- The Declaration of Independence (1776) -- Articles of confederation and perpetual union (1781) -- The treaty of Paris (1783) -- The Virginia plan (1787) -- The Northwest Ordinance (1787) -- The Constitution of the United States of America (1787) -- The Federalist Papers (1787-88) -- George Washington's first inaugural address (1789) -- The United States Bill of Rights (1791) -- Thomas Jefferson's first inaugural address (1801) -- The Louisiana Purchase Treaty -- The Star-Spangled Banner (1814) -- The Monroe Doctrine (1823) -- On Indian removal (1830) -- George W. Harkins to the American people (1823) -- Rules and regulations of the knickerbocker base ball club (1845) -- Sojourner Truth "Ain't I a woman?" speech (1851) -- Frederick Douglass's speech on the Dred Scott decision (1857) -- "A house divided" (1858) -- The Emancipation Proclamation (1862-63) -- The Homestead Act (1862) -- Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg address (1863) -- Abraham Lincoln's second inaugural address (1865) -- 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution : the abolition of slavery (1865) -- The purchase of Alaska (1867) -- Victoria C. Woodhull's address to the Judiciary Committee of the House of Representatives (1871) -- Act establishing Yellowstone National Park (1872) -- Susan B. Anthony on women's suffrage (1873) -- Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce surrenders (1877) -- The Dawes Act (1877) -- Joint resolution to provide for annexing the Hawaiian islands to the United States (1898) -- Letter of protest from Queen Lili'uokalani of Hawaii to the House of Representatives (1898) -- Theodore Roosevelt's inaugural address (1905) -- 16th Amendment to the U. S. Constitution : federal income tax (1913) -- Woodrow Wilson's fourteen points (1918) -- 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution : women's right to vote (1920) -- FDR proposed The new deal (1932) -- Franklin D. Roosevelt's first inaugural address (1933) -- The Social Security Act (1935) -- Albert Einstein's letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt about the atomic bomb (1939) -- Franklin D. Roosevelt's State of the Union address (1941) -- Executive order 9066 : the relocation of the Japanese (1942) -- Frank D. Roosevelt's speech upon signing the G. I. Bill of Rights (1944) -- The United Nations Charter (1945) -- President Harry S. Truman's address before a Joint session of Congress (1947) -- The Marshall Plan speech (1947) -- Harry S. Truman's inaugural address (1949) -- The North Atlantic Treaty (1949) -- Brown v. Board of Education (1954) -- Senate resolution 301 : censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy (1954) -- Dwight D. Eisenhower's farewell address (1961) -- John F. Kennedy's inaugural address (1961) -- The limited nuclear test ban treaty (1963) -- The Civil Rights Act (1964) -- Ronald Reagan's "A time for choosing" speech (1964) -- Lyndon B. Johnson's special message to Congress : The American promise (1965) -- Ronald Reagan's first inaugural address (1981) -- Geraldine Ferraro accepts the vice presidential nomination (1984) -- Ronald Reagan's remarks on East-West relations at the Brandenburg Gate in West Berlin (1987) -- Bill Clinton announces the military policy "don't ask, don't tell" -- George W. Bush addresses the nation after the September 11 attacks (2001) -- Barack Obama's first inaugural address (2009) -- Barack Obama announces the death of Osama Bin Laden (2011) -- Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Presidential nomination (2016).
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Constitutional history United States.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Constitutional law United States.
Added Entry, Personal Name Mondschein, Ken, writer of introduction.
Added Entry, Corporate Name Canterbury Classics (Firm), editor.
Additional Physical Form Entry Online version: U.S. Constitution and other writings San Diego, California : Canterbury Classics, [2017] 9781684121069 (DLC) 2017012104

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