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Inventing America : Jefferson's Declaration of independence /
Garry Wills.
edition
1st ed. --
imprint
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978.
description
xxvi, 398 p.
ISBN
0385089767 :
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imprint
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978.
isbn
0385089767 :
general note
"The Declarations of Jefferson and of the Congress": p. [374]-379.
catalogue key
3693239
 
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Table of Contents
Introduction to the Mariner Editionp. vii
Prologuep. xiii
Revolutionary Charter
"...our sacred honor..."p. 3
"...manly spirit bids us..."p. 19
"...former systems of government..."p. 34
"...right of the people to alter..."p. 49
"...assemblage of horrors..."p. 65
"...the circumstances of our emigration..."p. 76
A Scientific Paper
"...necessary..."p. 93
"...course of human events..."p. 111
"...let facts be submitted..."p. 132
"...effect their safety & happiness..."p. 149
A Moral Paper
"...attentions to our British brethren..."p. 167
"...self-evident..."p. 181
"...endowed by their Creator..."p. 193
"...created equal..."p. 207
"...all men..."p. 218
"...inalienable rights..."p. 229
"...pursuit..."p. 240
"...of happiness..."p. 248
A Sentimental Paper
"...of nature and of nature's god..."p. 259
"...agonizing affection..."p. 273
"...bands which have connected..."p. 284
"...one people..."p. 293
"...unfeeling brethren..."p. 307
National Symbol
"...opinions of mankind..."p. 323
"...decent respect..."p. 334
"...communication of grandeur..."p. 345
"...no part of our constitution..."p. 352
Epiloguep. 363
Paraphernaliap. 370
Key to Brief Citationsp. 372
The Declarations of Jefferson and of the Congressp. 374
Index to Proper Namesp. 381
Index to Phrasesp. 391
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