The Bill of Rights

A professor of Constitutional law at Yale analyzes the history and meaning of each clause of the original Bill of Rights and shows how a later generation of abolitionists profoundly changed the Bill into the one Americans know today.

The Bill of Rights

A professor of Constitutional law at Yale analyzes the history and meaning of each clause of the original Bill of Rights and shows how a later generation of abolitionists profoundly changed the Bill into the one Americans know today. History Bk Club. UP.

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The Bill of Rights
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Akhil Reed Amar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Smriti Books

A professor of Constitutional law at Yale analyzes the history and meaning of each clause of the original Bill of Rights and shows how a later generation of abolitionists profoundly changed the Bill into the one Americans know today. History Bk Club. UP.
The Bill of Rights Primer
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Akhil Reed Amar, Les Adams
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-01 - Publisher: Skyhorse

Many Americans reference the Bill of Rights, a document that represents many of the freedoms that define the United States. Who doesn’t know about the First Amendment’s freedom of religion or Second Amendment’s right to bear arms? In this pocket-sized volume, Akhil Reed Amar and Les Adams offer a wealth
The Bill of Rights
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Syl Sobel J D, Syl Sobel
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: B.E.S. Publishing

A history and explanation of the Bill of Rights.
The Bill of Rights
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Amie Jane Leavitt
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.

The Bill of Rights is one of the most important documents of not only United States history, but also World History. These first ten amendments to the Constitution protect the rights of the people, such as freedom of speech, freedom of religion, the right to bear arms, and the right
The Bill of Rights
Language: en
Pages: 28
Authors: Carole Marsh
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-01 - Publisher: Gallopade International

While the U.S. Constitution set forth the foundation of America's government, the rights of the citizens needed to be addressed. In March of 1789, the First Congress of the United States assembled and began to realize a set of Amendments to the Constitution. In September of that year, Congress proposed