Book Discussion on Quaker Constitutionalism and the Political Thought of John Dickinson

Jane Calvert talked about her book, Quaker Constitutionalism and the Political Thought of John Dickinson, in which she chronicles the life… read more

Jane Calvert talked about her book, Quaker Constitutionalism and the Political Thought of John Dickinson, in which she chronicles the life and impact of John Dickinson, one of the founding fathers of the United States, signer of the Constitution and “Penman of the Revolution.”

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  • Calvert, Jane E. Associate Professor University of Kentucky->History Department

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Book Discussion on Quaker Constitutionalism and the Political Thought of John Dickinson

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Dover, Delaware, United States
First Aired:
Jul 20, 2013
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Jul 21, 2013

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  • Jul 20, 2013 | 10:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 21, 2013 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 21, 2013 | 1:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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