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The Resource Written out of history : the forgotten founders who fought big government, Senator Mike Lee

Written out of history : the forgotten founders who fought big government, Senator Mike Lee

Label
Written out of history : the forgotten founders who fought big government
Title
Written out of history
Title remainder
the forgotten founders who fought big government
Statement of responsibility
Senator Mike Lee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the men and women who, in the early days of the United States, spoke out about the threat of a too powerful and intrusive federal government
Summary
A senator and champion of a constitutionally limited government introduces readers to the influential, liberty-minded Americans who helped shape our Constitution, including Aaron Burr, whose “trial of the century” in the early 1800s defined the limits of executive power and warned of its potential for abuse. By the author of Our Lost Constitution
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
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10565378
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.3092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.5
LC item number
.L435 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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the forgotten founders who fought big government
Label
Written out of history : the forgotten founders who fought big government, Senator Mike Lee
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-222) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The Hamilton effect -- Aaron Burr and the abuse of executive power -- Luther Martin: sober analysis from a drunk founder -- Mercy Otis Warren: the woman who blocked an American King -- Join or die: Canasatego, Ben Franklin, and the confederacy in the wilderness -- The Bill of Rights: Elbridge Gerry's "dangerous" idea -- Mum Bett: the slave who claimed her rights -- James Otis and the trial that gave us the Fourth Amendment -- George Mason: defender of individual and economic freedom -- Conclusion. Writing our forgotten founders back into history
Control code
5863789
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 232 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399564451
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016303808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn987958509
  • (OCoLC)987958509
Label
Written out of history : the forgotten founders who fought big government, Senator Mike Lee
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-222) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The Hamilton effect -- Aaron Burr and the abuse of executive power -- Luther Martin: sober analysis from a drunk founder -- Mercy Otis Warren: the woman who blocked an American King -- Join or die: Canasatego, Ben Franklin, and the confederacy in the wilderness -- The Bill of Rights: Elbridge Gerry's "dangerous" idea -- Mum Bett: the slave who claimed her rights -- James Otis and the trial that gave us the Fourth Amendment -- George Mason: defender of individual and economic freedom -- Conclusion. Writing our forgotten founders back into history
Control code
5863789
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 232 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399564451
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016303808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn987958509
  • (OCoLC)987958509

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