Tempest at Dawn
The United States is on the brink of total collapse. The military has been reduced to near extinction, economic turmoil saps hope, and anarchy threatens as world powers hover like vultures, eager to devour the remains. In a desperate move, a few powerful men call a secret meeting to plot the overthrow of the government. Fifty-five men came to Philadelphia in May of 1787 with a congressional charter to revise the Articles of Confederation. Instead they founded the longest lasting republic in world history. Tempest at Dawn tells their story.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pdgarrett48 - LibraryThing
A most timely read, as tea partyists loudly insist that they alone preserve the letter of the U.S. Constitution and certain politicians and talk show hosts make crazy claims about what that document ... Read full review