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Posts Tagged ‘Zaleucus’

Federalist Papers No. 38, James Madison

Federalist Papers No. 38, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER, MAJOR WORKS Saturday, January 12, 1788 Concerning the Difficulties of the Convention in Devising a Proper Form of Government and the Incoherence of the Objections to the New Plan Exposed IT IS not a little remarkable that in every case reported by ancient history, in which government has been established with deliberation [...]

Locris & Zaleucus: Adams ‘Defense’ No. 51

Locris & Zaleucus: Adams ‘Defense’ No. 51

  Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 51 Ancient Aristocratical Republics: Locris. Zaleucus.    My dear Sir, ZALEUCUS was of Locris in Italy, not far distant from Sybaris. He was a disciple of Pythagoras, of noble birth, and admirable morals. Having [...]