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The founding of America, Leora Maltz, book editor

Label
The founding of America
Title
The founding of America
Statement of responsibility
Leora Maltz, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book traces the beginning of the United States as a nation through speeches by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, John Hancock, and Patrick Henry
Member of
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233840
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E187
LC item number
.F73 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Series statement
Great speeches in history series
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The founding of America, Leora Maltz, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-229) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Colonists resist British rule -- General search warrants are illegal and unjust / James Otis Jr. ; British policies are arbitrary and unconstitutional / Joseph Warren ; Americans should oppose British tyranny / John Hancock ; British should reconcile with the colonies / Edmund Burke ; Liberty or death / Patrick Henry --Fundamental principles of democracy : Liberty and free speech -- Natural versus civil liberty / John Winthrop ; Argument for freedom of the press / Andrew Hamilton ; Liberty lies in obedience to the law / Jonathon Boucher ; Liberty lies in independence from Great Britain / Samuel Adams ; Plea for free speech in Boston / Frederick Douglass -- Debating the Constitution -- Need for a national government / Benjamin Franklin ; Against the Federal Constitution / Patrick Henry ; For the Federal Constitution / James Madison -- Native American speaks -- You must lift the hatchet against the English / Pontiac ; Speech to George Washington / Cornplanter ; Rejection of the White Man's religion / Red Jacket ; Land cannot be sold / Tecumseh ; Call to fight / Black Hawk -- Heritage of liberty -- Call for national unity and autonomy / George Washington ; Principles of democracy will safeguard liberty / Thomas Jefferson ; American democracy is a model for the world / Elias Boudinot ; Liberty enlightening the world / Chauncey Depew.are arbitrary and unconstitutional / Joseph Warren ; Americans should oppose British tyranny / John Hancock ; British should reconcile with the colonies / Edmund Burke ; Liberty or death / Patrick Henry -- Fundamental principles of democracy : Liberty and free speech -- Natural versus civil liberty / John Winthrop ; Argument for freedom of the press / Andrew Hamilton ; Liberty lies in obedience to the law / Jonathon Boucher ; Liberty lies in independence from Great Britain / Samuel Adams ; Plea for free speech in Boston / Frederick Douglass -- Debating the Constitution -- Need for a national government / Benjamin Franklin ; Against the Federal Constitution / Patrick Henry ; For the Federal Constitution / James Madison -- Native American speaks -- You must lift the hatchet against the English / Pontiac ; Speech to George Washington / Cornplanter ; Rejection of the White Man's religion / Red Jacket ; Land cannot be sold / Tecumseh ; Call to fight / Black Hawk -- Heritage of liberty -- Call for national unity and autonomy / George Washington ; Principles of democracy will safeguard liberty / Thomas Jefferson ; American democracy is a model for the world / Elias Boudinot ; Liberty enlightening the world / Chauncey Depew
Control code
2361266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9780737708714
Isbn Type
(lib. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001040736
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
1010767
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47803509
  • (OCoLC)47803509
Label
The founding of America, Leora Maltz, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-229) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Colonists resist British rule -- General search warrants are illegal and unjust / James Otis Jr. ; British policies are arbitrary and unconstitutional / Joseph Warren ; Americans should oppose British tyranny / John Hancock ; British should reconcile with the colonies / Edmund Burke ; Liberty or death / Patrick Henry --Fundamental principles of democracy : Liberty and free speech -- Natural versus civil liberty / John Winthrop ; Argument for freedom of the press / Andrew Hamilton ; Liberty lies in obedience to the law / Jonathon Boucher ; Liberty lies in independence from Great Britain / Samuel Adams ; Plea for free speech in Boston / Frederick Douglass -- Debating the Constitution -- Need for a national government / Benjamin Franklin ; Against the Federal Constitution / Patrick Henry ; For the Federal Constitution / James Madison -- Native American speaks -- You must lift the hatchet against the English / Pontiac ; Speech to George Washington / Cornplanter ; Rejection of the White Man's religion / Red Jacket ; Land cannot be sold / Tecumseh ; Call to fight / Black Hawk -- Heritage of liberty -- Call for national unity and autonomy / George Washington ; Principles of democracy will safeguard liberty / Thomas Jefferson ; American democracy is a model for the world / Elias Boudinot ; Liberty enlightening the world / Chauncey Depew.are arbitrary and unconstitutional / Joseph Warren ; Americans should oppose British tyranny / John Hancock ; British should reconcile with the colonies / Edmund Burke ; Liberty or death / Patrick Henry -- Fundamental principles of democracy : Liberty and free speech -- Natural versus civil liberty / John Winthrop ; Argument for freedom of the press / Andrew Hamilton ; Liberty lies in obedience to the law / Jonathon Boucher ; Liberty lies in independence from Great Britain / Samuel Adams ; Plea for free speech in Boston / Frederick Douglass -- Debating the Constitution -- Need for a national government / Benjamin Franklin ; Against the Federal Constitution / Patrick Henry ; For the Federal Constitution / James Madison -- Native American speaks -- You must lift the hatchet against the English / Pontiac ; Speech to George Washington / Cornplanter ; Rejection of the White Man's religion / Red Jacket ; Land cannot be sold / Tecumseh ; Call to fight / Black Hawk -- Heritage of liberty -- Call for national unity and autonomy / George Washington ; Principles of democracy will safeguard liberty / Thomas Jefferson ; American democracy is a model for the world / Elias Boudinot ; Liberty enlightening the world / Chauncey Depew
Control code
2361266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9780737708714
Isbn Type
(lib. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001040736
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
1010767
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47803509
  • (OCoLC)47803509

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