In the aftermath of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, three of its most gifted participants--Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay--wrote a series of 85 essays--the qFederalist Papersq--which were published in newspapers throughout the nation, defending the proposed new government against its opponents. In the qNew Federalist Papersq, three prominent writers confront the threats posed by current challenges to the American Constitution.In the aquot;New Federalist Papersaquot;, three prominent writers confront the threats posed by current challenges to the American Constitution.
|Title||:||New Federalist Papers|
|Author||:||Alan Brinkley, Nelson W. Polsby, Kathleen M. Sullivan|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 1997|