James Madison: The Biography of America's First Politician; his life as a Founding Father, President and Oligarch (History) (Paperback)

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Do you want to learn about James Madison?

James Madison was America's first politician. He was a Founding Father, the fourth President of the United States, and an oligarch. This book tells his story.

James Madison was one of America's Founding Fathers, and he played an essential role in the early years of the nation. Born in Virginia in 1751, Madison attended the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) before returning to Virginia to study law. He quickly rose to prominence in Virginia politics, and he was a key figure in the movement for independence from Britain. After the war, Madison played a leading role in drafting the Constitution and helped to ratify it through his work on the Federalist Papers.

Madison then served as a member of the House of Representatives and as Secretary of State under President Thomas Jefferson. In 1809, Madison was elected as the fourth President of the United States. He is best known for his leadership during the War of 1812, and for his later work as a founding member of the Democratic Party. Throughout his career, Madison always advocated for a strong federal government, and he is considered one of the most important political thinkers in American history.

You will learn about Madison's life as a Founding Father, President, and Oligarch in this biography. It is packed with information that will help you understand one of the most important figures in American history.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9789493261839
ISBN-10: 9493261832
Publisher: United Library
Publication Date: August 20th, 2022
Pages: 66
Language: English
Series: History