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    • The Constitution Today

    • Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era
    • By: Akhil Reed Amar
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 19 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    When the stories that lead our daily news involve momentous constitutional questions, present-minded journalists and busy citizens cannot always see the stakes clearly. In The Constitution Today, Akhil Reed Amar, America's preeminent constitutional scholar, considers the biggest and most bitterly contested debates of the last two decades. He shows how the Constitution's text, history, and structure are a crucial repository of collective wisdom, providing specific rules and grand themes relevant to every organ of the American body politic.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amar is a Brilliant Arguer

    • By MJ Schirmer on 11-16-16

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Bill of Rights Primer

    • A Citizen's Guidebook to the American Bill of Rights
    • By: Akhil Reed Amar, Les Adams
    • Narrated by: Tim Lundeen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    Many Americans reference the Bill of Rights, a document that represents many of the freedoms that define the United States. Who doesn’t know about the First Amendment’s freedom of religion or Second Amendment’s right to bear arms? In this succinct volume, Akhil Reed Amar and Les Adams offer a wealth of knowledge about the Bill of Rights that goes beyond a basic understanding.The Bill of Rights Primer is an authoritative guide to all American freedoms. Uncluttered and well-organized, this audiobook is perfect for those who want to study up on the Bill of Rights without needing a law degree to do so.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • At this length, basic; but at that, great

    • By Philo on 06-10-15

    Regular price: $19.95