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Recent Content

Author: 
Lawrence D. Longley, Neal R. Peirce
Reviewer: 
R. B. Bernstein

Bernstein on Best, 'The Choice of the People?: Debating the Electoral College' and Longley and Peirce, 'The Electoral College Primer 2000'

Judith A. Best. The Choice of the People?: Debating the Electoral College. Enduring Questions in American Political Life Series; Foreword by Thomas E. Cronin. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1996. xxv + 163 pp. $57.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8217-1.Lawrence D. Longley, Neal R. Peirce. The Electoral College Primer 2000.

Author: 
Michael Foley
Reviewer: 
Michael Les Benedict

Benedict on Foley, 'The Politics of the British Constitution'

Michael Foley. The Politics of the British Constitution. Manchester, England and New York: Manchester University Press, 1999. viii + 296 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7190-4552-3.

Reviewed by Michael Les Benedict (Ohio State University ) Published on H-Law (October, 2000)

Constitutional Revolution in the United Kingdom

Constitutional Revolution in the United Kingdom

Author: 
Derek H. Davis
Reviewer: 
Gaspare J. Saladino

Saladino on Davis, 'Religion and the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Contributions to Original Intent'

Derek H. Davis. Religion and the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Contributions to Original Intent. Religion in America Series. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. xv + 309 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-513355-4.

Reviewed by Gaspare J. Saladino (Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, 1787-1791, University of Wisconsin-Madison ) Published on H-Law (October, 2000)

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