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James Madison

(1751—1836) revolutionary politician in America and president of the United States of America

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Madison, James

Madison, James   Reference library

The Oxford Guide to the United States Government

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2002
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Social sciences, Politics
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4th President ...

• Born: Mar. 16, 1751, Port Conway, Va. • Political party: Democratic-Republican • Education: College of

Madison, James

Madison, James (1751–1836)   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

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2005
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History, modern history (1700 to 1945)
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(1751–1836), American statesman, writer, and fourth president of the United States (1809–1817). ...

Long honored as the

Madison, James

Madison, James (1751–1836)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Literature (6 ed.)

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2004
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Literature
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380 words

(1751–1836), ...

4th President of the U.S. (1809–17), was born in Virginia, reared on his father's plantation,

Madison, James

Madison, James (1751–1836)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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2004

(1751–1836), statesman, fourth U.S. president. ...

After growing up at his lifelong home, Montpelier, in Orange County, Virginia, and

Madison, James

Madison, James (16 Mar. 1751)   Reference library

Robert A. Rutland and Steven R. Boyd

The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States (2 ed.)

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2005
Subject:
Law
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1,044 words

“father of the Constitution,” coauthor with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay of The Federalist, architect of the Bill of ...

Madison, James, and African Americans

Madison, James, and African Americans (1751)   Reference library

Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619–1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

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2009
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History, Regional and National History
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Like most political leaders of the founding generation, James Madison (1751–1836) ...

was born into a world

Madison, James

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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102 words

Madison was a close adviser to George Washington until, dismayed by the growing power of the executive, he broke with ...

Madison, James

Madison, James   Reference library

J.C.A. Stagg

The Oxford Companion to United States History

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2004
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(1751–1836), “Father of the Constitution” and fourth president of the United States. ... Born in King George County, Virginia, James Madison spent his childhood at Montpelier in ... More

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