The documents that inspired the American Revolution and the founding of the nation remain as relevant today as they were almost 250 years ago. From Thomas Paine’s Common Sense to Alexander Hamilton’s Federalist Papers, we’ve brought together 8 writings that are essential in understanding America’s early years. Fans of history, philosophy, and politics will love poring over these important volumes. Our custom design features an early Colonial Flag overlain with text and signatures from the Declaration of Independence. All books are heirloom-quality and published by Library of America.
The American Revolution: Writings from the War of Independence
The Debate on the Constitution, Part I
The Debate on the Constitution, Part II
American Speeches: Political Oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War