Frank J. Williams is chief justice of the Supreme Court of Rhode Island. He is one of the world’s most eminent scholars of Abraham Lincoln and has published widely.
Listed in: History · American History
James Madison: Philosopher, Founder, and Statesman presents fresh scholarship on the nation’s fourth president, who is often called both the father of the U.S. Constitution and the father of the Bill of Rights.
“How appropriate that this magnificent compilation of original essays is being published in the year that James Madison’s mansion at Montpelier has been restored to its original simple elegance. Every student of the early republic will enjoy and profit from this fascinating, well-crafted anthology.”
John P. Kaminski, University of Wisconsin–Madison