At first glance to Carol Berkin’s a Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution I felt uneasy. I predicted it was going to be reading a short “textbook”. Berkin describes the making of the U.S. Constitution. A Brilliant Solution: inventing the American Constitution. Author: Carol Berkin. Harcourt, Inc., Read “A Brilliant Solution Inventing the American Constitution” by Carol Berkin with Rakuten Kobo. We know–and love–the story of the American Revolution.
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See if you have enough points for this item. We know–and love–the story of the American Revolution, from the Declaration of Independence to Cornwallis’s defeat. But our first government was a disaster and the country was in a terrible crisis.
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Bfilliant when a group of men traveled to Philadelphia in the summer of to save a nation in danger of collapse, they had no great expectations for the meeting that would make solutiln. But all the ideas, arguments, and compromises led to a great thing: Revisiting all the original documents and using her deep knowledge of eighteenth-century history and politics, Carol Berkin takes a fresh look solytion the men who framed the Constitution, the issues they faced, and the times they lived in.
Berkin transports the reader into the hearts and minds of the founders, exposing their fears and their limited expectations of success. Slavery and the Coming of the Civil War.
Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow. Building a New Nation. The Bill of Rights.
A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution
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