Alexander Hamilton

Author: Ron Chernow
Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd
ISBN: 1786690012
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In this masterful work, Chernow shows how the political and economic power of America today is the result of Hamilton's willingness to champion ideas that were often wildly disputed during his time.

Great Stories From Great Lives

Author: Herbert Victor Prochnow
Publisher: Ayer Co Pub
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Few men in the early history of the United States left a record of greater
achievement for the public good than Alexander Hamilton. Brilliant, eloquent,
courageous in the expression of his convictions, Hamilton made a deep impress
upon the life and development of the American nation. This biography tells the
story of Hamilton's life (1757- 1804) from his clerical work in a West Indian
business to his death at ...

Great Lives Observed Jefferson

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The measure of a great man, especially in politics, cannot be taken without
considering the nature and quality of his opponents. In any objective history of
the early Republic two great figures must be present — Alexander Hamilton and
John Marshall. The intense and principled opposition between Hamilton and
Jefferson during the 1790s led to the formation of the first two political parties of
national scope in the United States. His strategic management of the Republican
Party led ...


Author: Milton Cantor
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Milton Cantor presents Hamilton's own words, the views of his contemporaries, and analyses in retrospect by leading historians and political scientists.

Alexander Hamilton

Author: Hamilton College (Clinton, N.Y.)
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CHAftfcES -8: STONE, '78. HE history of a nation is the lives of its great men ;
theirs is the essence of those innumerable biographies which make up the
records of the past. The story of a great life is something more than a study of
character and incident ; it is a study of the times in which the great man lived, and
of the movements in which he took part. The lives of rulers and statesmen and the
reformers of the ...

Classified Catalogue Of The Library With Index Of Authors

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Life of Elizabeth O. Benger, prefixed to Benger's Anna Boleyn. Aline-Martin, L.
Vie de J. IL B. de St. Pierre. Sec Works of St. Pierre. Pol. Albert, Prince. Early
years of (Ed. Gen. Gray). I2mo. New York. l867. Life, by J. H. Wilson. 8vo. London
, l866. Aldam, T. Memoirs. Friend's Lihrary, Vol. 2. Ph. l0. Aldrovandus, U. Memoir
. See Jardinc's Naturalist's Lihrary. Vol.l6. Ph. 37. Alembert, J. le R. d'. Eloges des
Hommes Celehres. l2mo. Paris, l779. Alexander the Great Life, by Abbott. I6mo.

The Biography Book

Author: Daniel S. Burt
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781573562560
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Jones. Jack. The Man David: An Imaginative Presentation Based on Fact of the
Life of David Lloyd George from 1880 to 1914. London: Hamilton, 1944. 248pp.
Jones dramatizes Lloyd George's formative years and rise to political power in a
blend of actual facts, imaginative embellishments, ... Alexander Knox stars in the
title role. ... Part of the Great Lives Observed series, this useful volume collects
Lloyd George's own words and various views of him from contemporaries and

Great Lives From History

Author: Frank Northen Magill
Publisher: Salem Pr Inc
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After completing Senator North, Atherton passionately undertook writing a
fictionalized biography of her favorite American historical figure, Alexander
Hamilton. She conducted part of the research for the book in the West Indies,
where Hamilton was born. The Conqueror (1902) glorifies Hamilton and debunks
the reputation of his adversary, Thomas Jefferson. Critics gave the book mixed
reviews, but it was a commercial success, earning for Atherton fame in the United
States equal to ...


Author: Ron Chernow
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101444185
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In this groundbreaking work, based on massive research, Chernow shatters forever the stereotype of George Washington as a stolid, unemotional figure and brings to vivid life a dashing, passionate man of fiery opinions and many moods.

One Hundred Great Lives Revealing Biographies Of Scientists And Inventors Leaders And Reformers Writers And Poets Artists And Musicians Discoverers And Explorers Soldiers And Statesmen And Great Women

Author: Mary Derieux
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Alexander Hamilton, a pillar of the capitalists, was made Secretary of the
Treasury; while Thomas Jefferson, who was working for a democratic and
agrarian state, became Secretary of State. The two men clashed; Washington
supported Hamilton's policy, and in 1793 Jefferson resigned. Washington wished
to retire at the end of his first term of office, but Hamilton persuaded him to accept
a second term. Hamilton, who has been termed the greatest constructive
statesman in United ...