Commentaries On The Constitution Of The United States

Author: Joseph Story
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THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES. CHAPTER I. ORIGIN AND
ADOPTION OF THE CONSTITUTION. ยง 272. In this state of things,
commissioners were appointed by the legislatures of Virginia and Maryland early
in 1785, to form a compact relative to the navigation of the rivers Potomac and
Pocomoke, and the Chesapeake Bay. The commissioners having met in March,
in that year, felt the want of more enlarged powers, and particularly of powers to
provide for a local naval ...

The Constitution Of The United States

Author: David P. Currie
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226131047
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A masterly introduction to the United States Constitution, this slim book leads the reader through a concise overview of the document's individual articles and amendments.