Unruly Americans and the origins of the Constitution / Woody Holton.
New York : Hill and Wang, 2007.
xi, 370 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Bricks without straw : grievances The fault is all your own : rebuttals To relieve the distressed : demands Save the people : requisition Who will call this justice? : quarrels Idle drones: economics The fate of republican govt : redemption A revolution which ought to be glorious : disenchantment A murmuring underneath : rebellion Excess of democracy? : reform The house on fire : credit Divide et impera : statecraft More adequate to the purposes : revenue Take up the reins : ratification More productive and less oppressive : taxes As if impounded : consolidation.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -353) and index.