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The Quartet

Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789

by Joseph J. Ellis

Hardcover, 290 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $27.95 |

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The Quartet
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Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789
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Joseph J. Ellis

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The author of Founding Brothers shares historical insights into America's post-revolution efforts for independence, citing key debates over the creations of the Articles of Confederation and the Bill of Rights.

Awards and Recognition

8 weeks on NPR Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List