Words of the Founding Fathers : selected quotations of Franklin, Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, and Hamilton, with sources

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  • Creator compiled and edited by Steve Coffman
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., [2012] ©2012
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 343 pages ; 28 cm
  • ISBNs 9780786458622, 0786458623
  • OCLC ocn681482744


  • "This text collects quotations, passages and documents attributed to America's six essential founders. Topics covered include liberty, religion, revolution, Republican government, the constitution, education, commerce, class, war and peace, and the disenfranchised (slaves, Native Americans and women). Each of the book's quotations are sourced and quoted so that the reader is able to discern historical and philosophical contexts"--Provided by publisher.


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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