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Under God: George Washington and the Question of Church and State Paperback – October 1, 2009
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Ross and Smith restore George Washington's view of church and state to its proper place in history, which will inevitably change what we think and say in the present. Hint: He and Thomas Jefferson didn't see eye to eye. --Richard Brookhiser, Author, What Would the Founders Do? and Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington
Ross and Smith's study of Washington illuminates the question of church and state in America in remarkable ways. They have written a truly enlightening and thought-provoking book. --William Kristol, Editor, The Weekly Standard
Under God examines a subject that has long deserved careful attention. This book is a must-read for every patriotic citizen. --Edwin Meese, Former US Attorney General
About the Author
Tara Ross, the author of Enlightened Democracy: The Case for the Electoral College (2004), is a graduate of Rice University and the University of Texas School of Law. She lives in Dallas and writes on legal and public policy issues. Joseph C. Smith Jr. is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Chicago Law School. A former deputy attorney general of Colorado, he practices law in Denver.