Chicago : Ivan R. Dee ; Oakland, Calif. : In association with the Independent Institute, 2008.
x, 425 pages ; 24 cm.
Independent studies in political economy.
Formatted Contents Note
"The inhabitants to be disarmed" From the tea party to the powder alarm The arms embargo and search and seizure at the neck A shot heard 'round the world and "a cruel act of perfidy" "Times that try men's souls" "That the people have a right" "A musket to defend these rights" A constitution with no bill of rights? The "dissent of the minority" Virginia tips the scales "A majority that is irresistible" Mr. Madison's amendments The Bill of Rights in the states The great militia debate Old founders never die, they just fade away What does the Second Amendment say?
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -392) and index.
KF3941 .H3492 2008
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