Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider
Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider
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Alexander Hamilton: the Outsider

Written and 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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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780142419861
    Publication Date
    January 19, 2012
    Page Count
    144
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0142419869

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