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Product Description: The writings that inspired the American Revolution—in an expanded new editionThomas Paine’s Common Sense may well be the most influential polemic in all of American history. Published anonymously in 1776, six months before the Declaration of Independence, this incendiary call for Americans to revolt against British rule converted millions to the cause of independence and set out a vision of a just society liberated from the yoke of the crown...read more
By Richard Beeman (introduced by) and Thomas Paine

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9780143107590 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, June 30, 2015), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The writings that inspired the American Revolution—in an expanded new editionThomas Paine’s Common Sense may well be the most influential polemic in all of American history.

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Product Description: What is the President, Congress, and the Supreme Court really allowed to do? This unique and handy guide includes the documents that guide our government, annotated with accessible explanations from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars...read more
By Richard Beeman (editor)

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9780143121961 | 1 edition (Penguin USA, August 28, 2012), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: What is the President, Congress, and the Supreme Court really allowed to do?

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Product Description: A selection of speeches by the most inspiring and persuasive orators in American historyPenguin presents a series of six portable, accessible, and—above all—essential reads from American political history, selected by leading scholars...read more
By Richard Beeman (editor) and Terry Golway (introduced by)

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9780143121954 | 1 edition (Penguin USA, August 28, 2012), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A selection of speeches by the most inspiring and persuasive orators in American historyPenguin presents a series of six portable, accessible, and—above all—essential reads from American political history, selected by leading scholars.

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Product Description: The defining rhetoric of Abraham Lincoln – politician, president, and emancipatorPenguin presents a series of six portable, accessible, and—above all—essential reads from American political history, selected by leading scholars. Series editor Richard Beeman, author of The Penguin Guide to the U...read more

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9780143121985 | 1 edition (Penguin USA, August 28, 2012), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The defining rhetoric of Abraham Lincoln – politician, president, and emancipatorPenguin presents a series of six portable, accessible, and—above all—essential reads from American political history, selected by leading scholars.

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Product Description: A unique and handy guide to the law of land from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars. Known across the country for his appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Professor Richard Beeman is one of the nation's foremost experts on the United States Constitution...read more

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9780143118107 | Penguin USA, August 31, 2010, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A unique and handy guide to the law of land from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars.

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Product Description: In May 1787, in an atmosphere of crisis, delegates met in Philadelphia to design a radically new form of government. Distinguished historian Richard Beeman captures as never before the dynamic of the debate and the characters of the men who labored that historic summer...read more

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9781400065707 | Random House Inc, March 17, 2009, cover price $30.00

Paperback:

9780812976847 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, February 9, 2010), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In May 1787, in an atmosphere of crisis, delegates met in Philadelphia to design a radically new form of government.

Miscellaneous:

9781588367266 | Random House Inc, March 17, 2009, cover price $18.00

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9781400109852 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 21, 2009), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: The Constitutional Convention affected nothing less than a revolution in the nature of the American government.
9781400159857 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 21, 2009), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The Constitutional Convention affected nothing less than a revolution in the nature of the American government.

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Product Description: The Constitutional Convention affected nothing less than a revolution in the nature of the American government. Led by James Madison, a small cohort of delegates devised a plan that would radically alter the balance of power between state and national governments, and then sprung that idea on a largely unsuspecting convention...read more

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9781400139859 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 21, 2009), cover price $99.99 | About this edition: The Constitutional Convention affected nothing less than a revolution in the nature of the American government.

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Product Description: The Evolution of the Southern Backcountry is the story of an expanding frontier. Richard Beeman offers a lively and well-written account of the creation of bonds of community among the farmers who settled Lunenburg Country, far to the south and west of Virginia's center of political and economic activity...read more

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9780812212983 | Reprint edition (Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, July 1, 1989), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Evolution of the Southern Backcountry is the story of an expanding frontier.

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Product Description: Beyond Confederation scrutinizes the ideological background of the U.S. Constitution, the rigors of its writing and ratification, and the problems it both faced and provoked immediately after ratification. The essays in this collection question much of the heritage of eighteenth-century constitutional thought and suggest that many of the commonly debated issues have led us away from the truly germane questions...read more

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9780807817193 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 1, 1987, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Beyond Confederation scrutinizes the ideological background of the U.

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9780807841723 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 1, 1987, cover price $46.50 | About this edition: Beyond Confederation scrutinizes the ideological background of the U.

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