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The Resource Founding rivals : Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation, Chris DeRose

Founding rivals : Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation, Chris DeRose

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Founding rivals : Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation
Title
Founding rivals
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Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation
Statement of responsibility
Chris DeRose
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
DeRose tells the never-before-told story of the 1789 congressional election in Virginia's 5th district and of the two men who fought it: James Madison and James Monroe. They were friends and political allies for most of their lives, but their paths diverged when they found themselves at odds with each other in the battle over the Constitution
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeRose, Chris
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Madison, James
  • Monroe, James
  • United States
  • United States.
  • United States
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Founding rivals : Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation, Chris DeRose
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : Opening days -- 1. The last days of the colony of Virginia -- 2. The soldier and the statesman -- 3. The world turned upside down -- 4. The in-between days -- 5. The tedious sessions -- 6. Madison and Monroe -- 7. A prayer for America -- 8. The Annapolis disaster and the road to Philadelphia -- 9. Great expectations -- 10. A rising or a setting sun? -- 11. The battle of Shockhoe Hill -- 12. The race for ninth -- 13. The terrible session -- 14. The first election -- 15. The Federalist endgame -- 16. The "first man" of the House : passing the Bill of Rights -- Epilogue : The fourth of July
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 304 p.
Isbn
9781596981928
Lccn
2011019432
System control number
  • (OCoLC)698332797
  • (OCoLC)ocn698332797
  • 506655
Label
Founding rivals : Madison vs. Monroe, the Bill of Rights, and the election that saved a nation, Chris DeRose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : Opening days -- 1. The last days of the colony of Virginia -- 2. The soldier and the statesman -- 3. The world turned upside down -- 4. The in-between days -- 5. The tedious sessions -- 6. Madison and Monroe -- 7. A prayer for America -- 8. The Annapolis disaster and the road to Philadelphia -- 9. Great expectations -- 10. A rising or a setting sun? -- 11. The battle of Shockhoe Hill -- 12. The race for ninth -- 13. The terrible session -- 14. The first election -- 15. The Federalist endgame -- 16. The "first man" of the House : passing the Bill of Rights -- Epilogue : The fourth of July
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 304 p.
Isbn
9781596981928
Lccn
2011019432
System control number
  • (OCoLC)698332797
  • (OCoLC)ocn698332797
  • 506655

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