James Madison earned the title "Father of the Constitution." How did this man who was diminutive of stature with a weak constitution produce such an energetic document? Through more than 200 years, it stands like a silent sentinel to protect the freedom and independence of the American people.
It was a time when the Americans were weary from the tumult of the Revolution, but Madison's job had barely begun. He realized that it was up to him now to help fashion the future of a country that would outlive him.
Although characterized as introverted and pensive, Madison had a ferocious absorption to persevere until he could effectively shepherd the Constitution through all the logistical stages necessary to make it real.
In this new captivating history book, you'll discover the story of his remarkable life from beginning to end.
This captivating history book covers topics such as:
- Early Life and Education
- James Madison: Prankster and Protester!
- Spirit of the Revolution
- The Governor's Council - The Second Continental Congress and its Aftermath
- James Madison: Father of the Constitution
- Congress or Not: That Is the Question
- Delicate Dolley - Manipulative Hamilton - Wild Lyon
- Secretary of State and Fourth President
- Partial Retirement and Death
- And much more!
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Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 – JEMMY
CHAPTER 2 – SPIRIT OF THE REVOLUTION
CHAPTER 3 – THE GOVERNOR’S COUNCIL – THE SECOND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS AND ITS AFTERMATH
CHAPTER 4 – JAMES MADISON: FATHER OF THE CONSTITUTION
CHAPTER 5 – CONGRESS OR NOT: THAT IS THE QUESTION
CHAPTER 6 – DELICATE DOLLEY – MANIPULATIVE HAMILTON –WILD LYON
CHAPTER 7 – SECRETARY OF STATE AND FOURTH PRESIDENT
CHAPTER 8 – PARTIAL RETIREMENT AND DEATH