Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

by William Wise
     
 

The Grange, an almost forgotten New York City museum, was once the home of Alexander Hamilton. Here he settled with his family, hopeful of enjoying a quiet middle age. Here, two years later, he made his will, and wrote a farewell letter to his wife. Early the next morning, he rode off to fight a duel with Aaron Burr. The owner of The Grange did not return. Soon, the…  See more details below

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The Grange, an almost forgotten New York City museum, was once the home of Alexander Hamilton. Here he settled with his family, hopeful of enjoying a quiet middle age. Here, two years later, he made his will, and wrote a farewell letter to his wife. Early the next morning, he rode off to fight a duel with Aaron Burr. The owner of The Grange did not return. Soon, the shutters of the house were closed. And closed as well was the last chapter in the life of a great and controversial American.

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An enlightening look into Alexander Hamilton's life...He seemed destined for tragedy and greatness from birth.

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ISBN-13:
9780595187942
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/01/2001
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.45(d)

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