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Alexander Hamilton, American

Verfasser/in: Richard Brookhiser
Verlag: New York, NY : Free Press, ©1999.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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Alexander Hamilton is one of the least understood, most important, and most impassioned and inspiring of the founding fathers. An impoverished immigrant when he first came to American shores at age fifteen, Hamilton defined what it meant to be American in an age when the definition was up for grabs. He pounced on the opportunities available in New York and rose rapidly as a patriot, war hero, prominent lawyer,  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
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Brookhiser, Richard.
Alexander Hamilton, American.
New York, NY : Free Press, c1999
(OCoLC)657310445
Name: Alexander Hamilton; Alexander Hamilton; Alexander (Politiker) Hamilton; Alexander Hamilton
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Richard Brookhiser
ISBN: 0684839199 9780684839196
OCLC-Nummer: 40193562
Beschreibung: 240 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Inhalt: St. Croix/Manhattan --
War --
Laws --
Treasury Secretary --
Fighting --
Losing --
Words --
Rights --
Passions --
Death.
Verfasserangabe: Richard Brookhiser.

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With the verve and mastery of his acclaimed "Founding Father", Richard Brookhiser tells the astonishing and inspiring story of America's "forgotten" founder--self-made, seminal, and surprisingly  Weiterlesen…

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