THE MAKING OF AMERICA Volumes One and Two by W. Cleon Skousen is the finest and most complete analysis of the Constitution available. It is written with. The United States of America has been blessed with the world’s greatest political success formula. In a little over a century, this formula allowed a small segment. Read “The Making of America The Substance and Meaning of the Constitution” by W. Cleon Skousen with Rakuten Kobo. The United States of America has.
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He continued that assignment until his retirement in And in the next paragraph he would address it. I disagree with the overall approach of looking at the Constitution as a list of ri This book contains a lot of good information and presents some interesting ideas, but it is academically lacking, espcially when it comes to discussions of other scholars’ views on various points he raises.
During his 4 year service, he also wrote his national best seller, “The Naked Communist. If for no other reason and I’ll bet many of you never have you should read the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution both of which are at the back of the book. History is the teacher to look to. For many years in the United States, there has been a gradual drifting away from the Founding Fathers’ original success formula.
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You’ve successfully reported this review. A great reference book but not something i’d pick up and read again. This naking is wonderful! Well, let’s face it It’s unfortunate today that the two major political parties today stand for the latter. It should be required reading for anyone in public office. Item s unavailable for purchase. He later attended college at th W.
The Making of America: Volume One – W. Cleon Skousen
The Fourth Thousand Years. See 1 question about The Making of America…. I still need to learn so much. I feel more I really liked this book. The footnotes are extensive. I especially like how he explains the origins of the Constitution in the Bible and Saxon laws which influenced England’s laws which influenced America’s. This book does not present an accurate, full picture of our nation’s founding.
Aug 01, Jey rated it really liked it Shelves: For anyone who is wanting to learn more about the Constitution, and have a clear explaination about what it means, backed up by direct quotes from the Founders to enforce those meanings, this is THE book for you! Any money put forth was on a voluntary basis of the states.
This has resulted in some of their most unique contributions for a free and prosperous society becoming lost or misunderstood. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Editors of Thunder Bay Press. Awesome book about the intent of the Founding Fathers regarding the Constitution.
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We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. In this book, we learn how the Founding Fathers discovered this success formula. It is a slow read, and at times tedious, but has so far been well worth the effort.
The very fact that many of them are becoming obscure and misunderstood emphasizes the urgency of the task. Skousen is not a scholar or academic in amrrica usual sense of the words. Apr 28, Julie rated it it was amazing.
If you ever wondered “Why? Dec 28, Shelly Greenhalgh-Davis rated it it was amazing. It’s unfortunate today that the two major I don’t know hte I could have a political opinion for national politics without reading this book first.
What a great book for helping one understand the constitution completely. Clon Substance and Meaning of the Constitution by W.
Hardcoverpages. It seems to be comprehensive in approach, but only certain aspects are addressed that way while others are merely mentioned. Annotated and bowdlerized by this man and his foundation as “the real constitution”?
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A fantastic textbook on our Constitution. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other. The Story of the Mormon Pioneers.
Here he headed up the Student Alumni organization. It is one of the most thorough compilations of statements by the Framers relating to constitutional interpretation, and addresses the Constitution clause by clause — providing resources on the Founder’s intent of each clause. Listed in this web site are all the books and tapes which are still available today; Dr.
The National Center for Constitutional Studies I think it passed by one vote. I also appreciated the Constitution more by reading this book. I think they do see skuosen, I just wish I knew what they are thinking! It is a great discussion on the Constitution, and how it came to be.