Jefferson and Madison & the making of constitutions
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Published by University of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826.,
  • Madison, James, -- 1751-1836.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesJefferson and Madison, the historic friendship reconsidered
StatementMerrill D. Peterson.
ContributionsKoch, Adrienne, 1912-1971.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE332 P448 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18125457M

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