Basic Documents in American History by Richard Brandon Morris

"Basic Documents in American History" is a comprehensive compilation of significant documents that have shaped the United States throughout its history. The book includes text from vital pieces such as the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and landmark Supreme Court decisions. It serves as an invaluable resource for those looking to understand the legal and historical foundations of America, providing direct access to the words that have defined the nation's trajectory.

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Total Points: 99

Since this book was first published in 1958, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 99.0.

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