Publius

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Publius was the pen name of John Jay, James Madison and Alexander Hamilton used for writing the Federalist Papers.[1]

This pen name was in honor of a Roman named Publius Valerius Publicola, who is remembered for his work against tyranny and establishing of a republican government.[2]

See also

References

  1. The Federalist Papers (English). FoundingFathers.info. Retrieved on May 2, 2009.
  2. The New Federalist Papers