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A History of the U.S. Constitution: Founding the Constitution (Part 2)

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Part two picks up in 1750 with the Iron Acts which restricted American businesses. Other events examined include the Albany Plan, the Stamp Act, the Quartering Act, and the creation of the Massachusetts Minutemen Militia. Part of the "A History of the U.S. Constitution" series.

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A History of the U.S. Constitution
Episode 1
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Episode 2
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