How many Federalist Papers did John Jay write?

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How many Federalist Papers did John Jay write?

Federalists & Anti-Federalists:

After the Constitutional Convention in the summer of 1787, the battle for ratification began. Federalists were proponents of the Constitution, their opponents, the Anti-Federalists, feared the proposed central government created by the Constitution.

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John Jay wrote 5 Federalist Papers. After writing his fourth essay, Jay became ill, and did not complete his fifth essay for some time. He is...

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The Federalist Papers: History, Writers & Summary

from English 102: American Literature

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