America"s forgotten founders

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ISI Books , Wilmington, DE
Politics and government, Founding Fathers of the United States, History, Biography,
Statementedited by Gary L. Gregg II and Mark David Hall
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LC ClassificationsE302.5 .A46 2011
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25005356M
ISBN 139781610170239
LC Control Number2011033482

Mark David Hall is Herbert Hoover Distinguished Professor of Political Science at George Fox University in Oregon. He is the author of The Political and Legal Philosophy of James Wilson, – and coeditor of The Founders on God and Government and The Forgotten Founders on Religion and Public Life, among other books.5/5(2).

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