Alexander Hamilton by Ron ChernowApparently people like Hamilton the musical. Apparently they like it a lot. I'm fairly certain that Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda could run for president, right now, without having won a single primary or super delegate, and easily win the White House. As if it wasn't already impossible to score tickets to the Broadway smash hit, something tells me that after the Tony Awards-- Hamilton nabbed eleven Tonys , including Best Musical--the world will be even wilder for Hamilton, the Pulitzer-prize winning show chronicling the life of our nation's first Treasury Secretary. Perhaps you're hoping to some day get yours hands on a ticket--maybe even within the next decade? Here are 10 books that you simply must read.
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Alexander Hamilton is a biography of American statesman Alexander Hamilton , written by historian and biographer Ron Chernow. Constitution , founder of the nation's financial system, and its first Secretary of the Treasury. The book, which was met with mostly positive acclaim, went on to win the inaugural George Washington Book Prize and was a nominee for the National Book Critics Circle Award in biography. In , the book was adapted to the stage by playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda where it went on to win many accolades and awards. Chernow had previously written multiple books on the topic of business and finance — notably a biography covering the life of J. Chernow began the writing process by going through more than 22, pages of Hamilton's papers and archival research around the world.
Chernow balances his appraisal of Hamilton by showing his shortcomings as well. For many years, and this flatters Hamilton's approach to politics, he was also effectively blackmailed by the Jeffersonians. And Mr. He was the principal architect of the new government, translating the Om into a practical reality. Chernow repeatedly displays a clear reverence for incrementalism and tradition over Jacobin impulses.
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