Books tagged: founding fathers

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Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
This is a summary of Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton (2004); a voluminous book which chronicles the life and legacy of one of America’s Founding Fathers.
A Proposed New Constitution
Price: Free! Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Fifteen proposals for a new constitution and constitutional convention that would end the power of the 1%, guarantee voting rights, limit corporate power, guarantee privacy, and end American colonialism and wars far sooner. Ending Citizens United, or passing just one amendment will not be enough. Protests or voting will not be enough. A new constitution of, by, and for the people, NOW!
U. S. Third Republic II: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
A second view for a new US constitution. Have 4 instead of 3 branches of state, including an electoral branch to control elections. Disputes between branches resolved through plebiscite. Powers and duties of executive, congressional, judicial & electoral branches meant to run parallel to each other, the ballot mediating problems.
The Journey of the Bell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by Jamieshead LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Two hundred years ago, America's founding fathers created not only a new government, but a secret society meant to safeguard the ideals of the nation's hard-won freedom. This is their story; the beginning of the Eyes of Athena.
Taxation and Representation?
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: American English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Legal
What if a simple change would allow the individual taxpayer to influence the US government at the highest level while blunting the influence of the wealthy, the political action committees, and multinational corporations? What if the system has been in place and working for decades?
Freedom's Foundation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Freedom's Foundation consists of 40 stories of faith and freedom, authored by a pastor and patriot, Steve Foss. These 40 reflections offer timeless insights and practical examples, word studies and the very words spoken by many of those who founded our country. These are foundational truths about our faith and freedom to encourage people of faith.
Constitutional Sound Bites, Volume One
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » American
It seems like daily issues about the US Constitution are in the news. It remains as relevant as when it was adopted. Constitutional Sound Bites gives the reader information about the Constitution in a 21st Century way, to better understand our liberties, our freedoms and to judge the performance of our leaders. This book is great for citizens, parents, students and teachers.
A Love Like No Other: Abigail and John Adams, A Modern Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,820. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Passion, heartbreak, tragedy, and triumph. Abigail Adams, a woman of uncommon courage and determination, refused to settle for a common marriage. She wanted equal partnership and got it, along with all the struggles it brought. She survived war, the death of several of her children, and years-long separation from her beloved John, but lived to become the second First Lady in our nation.
Guns & Salvation: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Essay » Political
Essay suggests attack on gun ownership be parried by expanding the militia to its original notion of a nation in arms to defend itself. Controlled at the local level, no totalitarian draft army of the North Korea kind is intended.
Traveling the U.S.: East Coast History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Over 125 photos with basic history. Featured locations include: the Capitol, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, Arlington National Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Monticello, Jamestown (with excavation photos), Gettysburg, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, the 9/11 Memorial, and more.