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History of the United States

History of the United States

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free. ‘This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers.’ 'Though not a Marxist, Charles Beard’s history of the US Constitution was certainly based on economic aspects of American society at the time. He believed that the Founding Fathers – the men who met in Philadelphia in 1787 to revise the constitutional arrangements of the nation – were men of a distinct elite class, therefore their actions and ideas reflected their economics interests. This was not to suggest that the Constitution was a... Show More
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