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Author Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804, author

Title Alexander Hamilton : documents decoded / Christina Villegas
Published Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2018
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Series Documents decoded
Documents decoded.
Contents Section I. Early life -- Section II. Pre-revolution -- Section III. During the war -- Section IV. Family life -- Section V. Legal practice -- Section VI. Creating and defending the Constitution -- Section VII. Secretary of the Treasury -- Section VIII. The rise and fall of the Federalists -- Section IX. The nation's first sex scandal -- Section X. Death
Summary This book summarizes the founding of America alongside the personal and public life of one of America's most influential Founders through a comprehensive investigation of Hamilton's extensive writings. Introduces, provides notes on, and critically evaluates key documents that Hamilton wrote from his youth in the Caribbean through his leadership of the Federalist Party in the 1800s, and provides historical context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 -- Sources.
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography -- Sources.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Sources.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Sources.
Genre/Form Sources.
Form Electronic book
Author Villegas, Christina, editor, author
LC no. 2017056952
ISBN 1440857644 (electronic bk.)
9781440857645 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
Other Titles Works. Selections. 2018