The Declaration of Independence
Our Founding Document

US Constitution
Founding Document framing the federal government.

The Federalist Papers
Series of compelling arguments in the form of articles, in favor of adoption of the federal constitution.

The Anti-Federalist Papers
Multiple Authors, Edited by Ralph Ketcham- ISBN 978-1417635306

Series of compelling arguments in form of articles in opposition to ratification of the US constitution. The articles were in favor of a less centralized form of government that held individual liberties in the highest regard after having paid such a high price to win them.

Common Sense
by Thomas Paine ISBN 978-1442143043

Common Sense, The Rights of Man and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine written by legendary author Thomas Paine is widely considered to be one of the top 100 greatest books of all time. This great classic will surely attract a whole new generation of readers. For many, Common Sense, The Rights of Man and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine is required reading for varius courses and curriculums. And for others who simply enjoy reading timeless pieces of classic literature, this gem by Thomas Paine is highly recommended. Published by Classic House Books and beautifully produced, Common Sense, The Rights of Man and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine would make an ideal gift and it should be a part of everyone's personal library.*

by James Madison- ISBN 978-0393304053

Madison provides a detailed first hand day by day record of the constitutional debates throughout 1787's hot summer in Philidelphia. This text decribes in detail issues such as: balance of and separation of power, role of federal government, enumerated powers, and much more. It also outlines Madison's philosophy and the phlosophy of the other founding fathers as they locked horns in debate throughout that historical summer. A must have/read for every conservative.

Reading the Right Books
by Lee Edwards-  ISBN: 978-0891951339

Books contain the ideas, make the arguments, and preserve the history necessary for the maintenance and perpetuation of liberty. Reading the Right Books is a practical list of thoughtful and accessible books — not the "classics" but solidly good books — recommended to provide a general framework around which the reader can build a firmer structure of political knowledge.*

Liberty and Tyranny
by Mark Levin- ISBN:  978-1416562856

A book that defines conservatism and helps the reader understand how we have come off the rails; it walks the reader through the application of founding priniples and limited constitutional government to the issues of the day.

Free to Choose
Milton Friedman –ISBN: 0151334811

An awesome down to earth look at economics of the free market in easy to understand terms for the everyday average person. Milton Friedman is not only entertaining and intelligent but captivates the reader with a subject assumed to be dry and uninteresting as he walks the reader through the pitfalls of government tyranny in our free market system.


Capitalism & Freedom
by Milton Friedman- ISBN: 978-0226264219

How can we benefit from the promise of government while avoiding the threat it poses to individual freedom? In this classic book, Milton Friedman provides the definitive statement of his immensely influential economic philosophy—one in which competitive capitalism serves as both a device for achieving economic freedom and a necessary condition for political freedom. The result is an accessible text that has sold well over half a million copies in English, has been translated into eighteen languages, and shows every sign of becoming more and more influential as time goes on.*

The True Believer
by Eric Hoffer- ISBN: 0060505915

A stevedore on the San Francisco docks in the 1940s, Eric Hoffer wrote philosophical treatises in his spare time while living in the railroad yards. The True Believer -- the first and most famous of his books -- was made into a bestseller when President Eisenhower cited it during one of the earliest television press conferences.Completely relevant and essential for understanding the world today, The True Believer is a visionary, highly provocative look into the mind of the fanatic and a penetrating study of how an individual becomes one.*

The Heritage Guide to the Constitution
by Ed Meese – ISBN: 978-1596980013

This guide is the first of its kind, and presents the U.S. Constitution as never before, including a clause-by-clause analysis of the document, each amendment and relevant court case, and the documents that serve as the foundation of the Constitution.*

by Jedidiah Bila– ISBN: 978-0983576808

The book is a wholly entertaining journal; funny and sometimes sad. Ms. Bila writes a story of her experiences in Manhattan with friends, strangers, and even the occasional ignorant liberal. She is a fitness fanatic, kickboxer, spin class junky, who cannot cook, and eats more veggies than most rabbits. Ms. Bila is an inspiring self-made person who is a wonderful role model for anyone.

Men In Black
by Mark Levin - ISBN 978-1596980099

Mark walks the reader through a history of the courts. Starting with an explanation of an implied power of judicial review assumed by the court in Marbury v. Madison and how that power has been usurped to achieve progressive goals. He further explains how this has caused a shift in modern political thought that the Supreme Court is the last authority to what is and is not constitutional.

My Grandfather's Son
by Clarence Thomas - ISBN 978-0060565558

Intimately and eloquently, Thomas speaks out, revealing the pieces of his life he holds dear, detailing the suffering and injustices he has overcome, including the acrimonious and polarizing Senate hearing involving a former aide, Anita Hill, and the depression and despair it created in his own life and the lives of those closest to him. My Grandfather's Son is the story of a determined man whose faith, courage, and perseverance inspired him to rise up against all odds and achieve his dreams.*

America Alone
by Mark Steyn - ISBN 978-0895260789

In this, his first major book, Mark Steyn--probably the most widely read, and wittiest, columnist in the English-speaking world--takes on the great poison of the twenty-first century: the anti-Americanism that fuels both Old Europe and radical Islam. America, Steyn argues, will have to stand alone. The world will be divided between America and the rest; and for our sake America had better win.*

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