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Notes on the Constitution of the United States

with expositions of the most eminent statesmen and jurists

by C. Chauncey Burr

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Published by J.F. Feeks in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK216 .B9
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., ii, [5]-95, [1], viii p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24350022M
LC Control Number09021771

blackstone's commentaries: with notes of reference, to the constitution and laws, of the federal government of the united states; and of the commonwealth of virginia. in five volumes. with an appendix to each volume, containing short tracts upon such subjects as appeared necessary to form a connected view of the laws of virginia. Amendment 10 — Powers of the States and People under Constitution. Note well this. Anything not expressly granted to the Federal government is reserved for the States or the People. Although this amendment is very liberally interpreted, it is one of the tenets of the Constitution. This amendment is also known as the States' Rights Amendment.

The Constitution of the United States of America is the supreme law of the United States. Empowered with the sovereign authority of the people by the framers and the consent of the legislatures of. A masterly introduction to the United States Constitution, this slim book leads the reader through a concise overview of the document’s individual articles and amendments. With clear and accessible language, Currie then examines each of the three branches of the federal government and explains the relation between the federal and state governments. He analyzes those .

An original copy of the Constitution of the United States of America is preserved in the National Archives in Washington, D.C. The State House, center, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which later became known as Independence Hall. This is not a book about understanding the Constitution of the United States. It is a paraphrased version of the Bill of Rights and does not even have the decency to fully explain how each right came into being and the reasoning behind including them as the first ten amendments to the constitution. Not worth wasting money on/5().


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