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The Resource A brilliant solution: : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin

A brilliant solution: : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin

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A brilliant solution: : inventing the American Constitution
Title
A brilliant solution:
Title remainder
inventing the American Constitution
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Carol Berkin
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Language
eng
Summary
We know-and love-the story of the American Revolution, from the Declaration of Independence to Cornwallis's defeat. But our first government was a disaster and the country was in a terrible crisis. So when a group of men traveled to Philadelphia in the summer of 1787 to save a nation in danger of collapse, they had no great expectations for the meeting that would make history. But all the ideas, arguments, and compromises led to a great thing: a constitution and a government were born that have surpassed the founders' greatest hopes. Revisiting all the original documents and using her deep knowledge of eighteenth-century history and politics, Carol Berkin takes a fresh look at the men who framed the Constitution, the issues they faced, and the times they lived in. Berkin transports the listener into the hearts and minds of the founders, exposing their fears and their limited expectations of success
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technical information on music
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Midwest
Dewey number
973.3/18
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other
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Read by Jo Anna Perrin
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adult
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A brilliant solution: : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
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unknown
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digital storage
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spoken word
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rdacontent.
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MWT11851358
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 09 min.))
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9781541420212
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  • audio
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digital.
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MWT11851358
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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11851358
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
A brilliant solution: : inventing the American Constitution, Carol Berkin
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • rdacarrier.
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11851358
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 09 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781541420212
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11851358
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11851358
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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