Recommended Reading

The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1404

Common Sense by Thomas Paine
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/147

Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/20203

Democracy in America — Volume 1 by Alexis de Tocqueville
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/815
Democracy in America — Volume 2
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/816

The Journal of the Debates in the Convention which Framed the US Constitution (Vol. 1)
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/40861
The Journal of the Debates in the Convention which Framed the US Constitution (Vol. 2)
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/41095

The Magna Carta
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/10000

Pamphlets on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/47110