xii, 337 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
0226194876 cloth alkaline paper
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-325) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Prologue : taxation without representation Colonial tax systems Virginia Massachusetts Variations National tax debates The origin of the tariff Direct taxes The synthesis in the states Property taxes Epilogue : James Madison on slave taxes Appendix : how to talk about taxes.
Table of contents available online at www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005030545.html.