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The Federalist Papers

  1. A series of eighty-five essays written by Alexander Hamilton , James Madison , and John Jay in the late 1780s to persuade the voters of New York to adopt the Constitution . The essays are considered a classic defense of the American system of government, as well as a classic practical application of political principles.


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axolotl

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Federalist, TheThe female of the species is more deadly than the male