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Constitutional Law and American History: American History

This research guide provides a starting point for students conducting research in American constitutional law. It will address how to find the United States Constitution and the secondary sources discussing it.

Books

Podcasts

Stuff You Missed in History Class

A casual yet informative look at many topics in history you either never learned or have probably forgotten. With over 300 hundred shows under their belts, join Tracy and Holly as you refresh your American history knowledge. If you don't have time to listen to a full podcast, check out their blog for condensed versions of each episode. 

Stuff you Missed in History Podcast Archive

             Stuff you Missed in History on Itunes

Stuff you Missed in History Blog

 

Backstory with the American History Guys

BackStory brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today. On each show, U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Peter Onuf, and Brian Balogh tear a topic from the headlines and explores its historical roots. Over the course of the hour, they are joined by fellow historians, people in the news, and callers interested in exploring the history of what’s going on today. 

Backstory with the American History Guys Podcast Archives

 Backstory with the American History Guys Blog

 

 

The Government of the United States Chart

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