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Alexander Hamilton / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager.

Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- (author.). Ager, Charlotte, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library JB HAMILTON 000151423 Children's Library -- Biography Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465479600
  • ISBN: 1465479600
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A bumpy start -- Little money man -- Joining the fight -- Soldier to scribe -- Victory!...and work -- Makin' the laws -- Big money man -- A mistake -- Tough times -- Alexander and his enemies -- The duel and the end -- Alexander's legacy.
Summary, etc.:
"Alexander Hamilton is known not only for his political brilliance, but also for his strong principles and astonishing achievements. In this biography for kids 8-12, read about how, from humble beginnings as an orphan, Hamilton defied all the odds and made a lasting name for himself in many arenas, including politics, finance, and the military."--
Subject: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 > Juvenile literature.
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
Statesmen > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Politics and government.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Political.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical.
United States > Politics and government > 1783-1809 > Juvenile literature.
United States.
Genre: Biographies.
Illustrated works.
Instructional and educational works.
Juvenile works.
Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.