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Published: 12 July 2018

880 Pages


ISBN: 9780190865962

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The Framers' Coup

The Making of the United States Constitution

Michael J. Klarman

  • The definitive account of the creation and ratification of the U.S. Constitution
  • Authored by one of America's leading historians
  • Troubling thesis that elites drove the process and won the day will reshape our understanding of the Founding era
  • Major reinterpretation of the event that created the United States