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James Madison

by Richard Brookhiser

Hardcover, 287 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26.99 |


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Chronicles the life and career of the fourth American president, including his work constructing the U.S. Constitution, his role in shaping American politics, his influence on partisan journalism, and his leadership during the War of 1812.