James Madison

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James Madison

Writings: Writings 1772-1836

By James Madison; Jack N. Rakove

Library of America, Hardcover, 9781883011666, 966pp.

Publication Date: August 30, 1999

A collection of writings by founding father James Madison.

About the Author
The Constitution of the United States of America was drafted chiefly by James Madison, considered to be The Father of the Constitution for his major contributions to the document.

Jack N. Rakove is the William R. Coe Professor of History and American Studies and Professor of Political Science at Stanford University and author of the Pulitzer Prize winning Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution.