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Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider

Written & illustrated by Jean Fritz
Published by Puffin Books
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The perfect chapter book biography for young fans of the Hamilton musical!

Most people know that Alexander Hamilton was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr, and that his face is on the ten dollar bill. But he was much more than that!

Born in the West Indies, Hamilton arrived in New York as an immigrant, an outsider. He fought in the American Revolution and became George Washington’s most valuable aide-de-camp. As one of America’s Founding Fathers, he was there for the writing of the Constitution and became the first Secretary of the Treasury. Jean Fritz’s award-winning talent for bringing history to life shines as she shares the true story of Alexander Hamilton, a man of action who was honorable, ambitious, and fiercely loyal to his adopted country.

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Jean Fritz

Jean Fritz, the Newbery Honor-winning author of <i>Homesick</i>, is best known for her engaging and enlightening nonfiction for young readers<b><i>, </i></b>including <i>What’s the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?</i>, <i>And Then What Happened, Paul Revere</i>?, and <i>Shh! We’re Writing the Constitution</i>. She was honored with the Knickerbocker Award for Juvenile Literature by the New York State Library Association, and won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for her career contribution to American children’s literature.

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ISBN:
9780142419861
Publication Date:
January 19, 2012
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0142419869

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