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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library Y B HAMILTO 34510010892527 Teen Area - Biographies Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250123190
  • ISBN: 1250123194
  • Physical Description: print
    xi, 372 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 354-365) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: "The subject of the most humiliating criticism" -- A Son of Liberty -- "It's a collegian!" -- Love, war, and glory's price -- "All for love" -- "I must tell you, Sir, you treat me with disrespect" -- "Rocking the cradle and ... fleecing my neighbours" -- The Federalist -- Mr. Secretary -- Genius and fool -- Hamilton's heart -- "This is a mortal wound" -- Epilogue -- Hamilton's family -- Allies & enemies -- Time line -- The natural world: diseases and hurricanes -- A brief history of the colonies -- Early government -- Ball gowns, pointy shoes, and ornate wigs -- What combat was like -- The arms were bare -- Artillery -- How the early trade cycle worked -- Relations with tribal nations -- A brief history of the sugar trade -- Federalism vs. Antifederalism -- Rules for duels -- The sad life of Aaron Burr -- Major battles of the Revolutionary War.
Summary, etc.: "A richly illustrated portrait of the Founding Father and first U.S. Secretary of the Treasury describes his experiences as an illegitimate orphan, soldier, friend, philanderer, political firebrand and financial whiz whose groundbreaking policies continue to shape today's American government"--Publisher
Subject: Hamilton, Alexander 1757-1804 Juvenile literature
Statesmen United States Juvenile literature Juvenile literature
United States Politics and government 1783-1809 Juvenile literature
Genre: Biographies
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