Strengthen your understanding of the United States’ political and cultural history.
Encompassing the United States’ foundational documents, as well as introductions to US history, government, and economics, this collection illustrates the framework and development of modern democracy.
Explore the values and principles the United States was founded on. Better understand the complex history of the Constitution. See how the Declaration of Independence continues to inspire people to this very day. This collection is perfect for those interested in US history, politics, and culture.
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We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
—United States Declaration of Independence
Every man who loves peace, every man who loves his country, every man who loves liberty ought to have it ever before his eyes that he may cherish in his heart a due attachment to the Union of America and be able to set a due value on the means of preserving it.
—James Madison, The Federalist Papers