The Federalist Author:Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, James Madison The eighty-five essays written by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, James Madison which supported the founding fathers in the adoption of the Constitution of the United States. — A commentary on the Constitution of the United States being a collection of essays written in support of the Constitution agreed upon September 17, 1787, by the Federal Conv... more »ention.
From the original text of Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, James Madison.
With an introduction by Edward Mead Earle, Professor of History, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, N.J.
Appendix includes: The call for the Federal Constitutional Convention -- Articles of Confederation -- Resolution transmitting the Constitution to Congress -- Washington's letter of transmittal -- The Constitution of the United States.