|Statement||by Henry Adams ...|
|Series||His History of the United States of America., v.3-4|
|LC Classifications||E302.1 .A24 vol. 3-4|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||30010227|
James Madison () was a founding father of the United States and the fourth American president, serving in office from to An advocate for a. History of the United States of America during the first administration of Thomas Jefferson [to the second administration of James Madison] by Adams, Henry, James Madison, fourth president of the United States (–17) and one of the Founding Fathers of his country. His Virginia Plan furnished the basic framework and guiding principles of the Constitution. He collaborated on the Federalist papers and sponsored the Bill of Rights. James Madison: An American statesman and political theorist, and the fourth president of the United States (–). impressed: Seized for public use or service. The War of A military conflict fought between the forces of the United States of America and those of the British Empire in the early nineteenth century.
James Madison, America’s fourth President (), made a major contribution to the ratification of the Constitution by writing The Federalist Papers, along with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay. One of America's Founding Fathers, James Madison wrote the first drafts of the U.S. Constitution, co-wrote the Federalist Papers and sponsored the Bill of Rights. The United States suffered many costly losses during the three-year conflict, including the burning of the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., in But there were some big victories too. Covering the eight years spanning the presidency of James Madison, this volume chronicles “Mr. Madison’s War”—the most bungled war in American history. The President and Congress delay while the United States is bullied and insulted by both England and France; then they plunge the country into the War of without providing the.
President James Madison for Kids: "Father of the Bill of Rights" Summary: James Madison (), nicknamed the "Father of the Bill of Rights", was the 4th American President and served in office from The Presidency of James Madison spanned the period in United States history that encompasses the events of the Evolution Era. Contains the last two parts of Adams' work [History of the United States during the administrations of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, namely] History of the United States of America during the first administration of James Madison, and History of the United States of America during the second administration of James Madison"--Notes on the texts, p. And by the end of Madison's tenure, , as Adam's recaps the state of America much like he did to start the 2, pages of his history, the United States are to a remarkable degree more tightly united than the fragile Union had ever been since the days of Washington. Part 2 of the page history of the US during the Jefferson and Madison administrations. It may sound like a dry topic but Adams, with his keen insights and subtle wit, makes those formative years in our nation's history come alive in a way that few if any modern historians could/5(11).