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State of the constitution of the colonies.

Thomas Pownall

State of the constitution of the colonies.

by Thomas Pownall

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Published by s.n. in [London? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Law -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Constitutional law -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD662 .P69 1769
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5964457M
      LC Control Number65059725

      The English policy if ignoring colonies was known as ___; it permitted the colonies to develop their own political institutions. abolitionism The issue of ___ did not propel our Founding Fathers toward the Constitutional Convention of Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States; with a preliminary review of the constitutional history of the Colonies and States before the adoption of the Constitution.. [Joseph Story] Print book: EnglishView all editions .

        With independence now declared and the British Empire booted as the governing body of the colonies, there was an immediate need for a document that established an American government. While most people think that the Constitution was the first such document, this is false. The Constitution would not be ratified and established until Get this from a library! Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States: with a preliminary review of the constitutional history of the colonies and states, before the adoption of the Constitution. [Joseph Story; Edmund H Bennett].

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