The lost constitution by William Martin

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  • United States,
  • Fiction,
  • History

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Rare book expert Peter Fallon and his girlfriend, Evangeline, are on the trail of an early, annotated draft of the Constitution, stolen and smuggled out of Philadelphia. Notes in its margin spell out in detail the Founders" intentions - the unmistakable meaning of the Bill of Rights. With a search underway by both sides of the political spectrum, Peter and Evangeline know they must get the document first so that it doesn"t fall into the wrong hands and cause America"s history and future to be changed forever.

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Book details

StatementWilliam Martin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A7297 L67 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p. ;
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24747943M
ISBN 100765315386
ISBN 109780765315380
LC Control Number2006102850
OCLC/WorldCa77334386

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