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Inventing the People The Rise of Popular Sovereignty in England and America

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ISBN-10: 0393306232

ISBN-13: 9780393306231

Edition: 1989

Authors: Edmund S. Morgan

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"The best explanation that I have seen for our distinctive combination of faith, hope and naivete concerning the governmental process." -Michael Kamman, Washington Post
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 1989
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/17/1989
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.20" wide x 7.87" long x 0.78" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Edmund S. Morgan is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University. His many books include American Slavery, American Freedom: The Ordeal of Colonial Virginia and Inventing the People: The Rise of Popular Sovereignty in England and America.

The Divine Right of Kings
The Enigma of Representation
Inventing the Sovereign People
The People's Two Bodies
The Cautious Revolution
Colonial Peoples
The People in Arms: The Invincible Yeoman
The People's Choice: Elections and Electioneering
The People's Voice: Instructions, Petitions, Associations
The Incautious Revolution
Inventing an American People
Epilogue: From Deference to Leadership