Books tagged: alexander hamilton

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Tempest at Dawn
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,410. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The United States military has been reduced to near extinction, economic turmoil saps hope, and anarchy threatens, as world powers hover like vultures, eager to devour the remains. In a desperate move, powerful men call a secret meeting to plot the overthrow of the government. 55 men came to Philadelphia in May of 1787 to found the longest lasting republic in world history. This is their story.
Choosing Honor
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This award-winning book, wonderfully underscored by classic rock-n-roll lyrics, and thoroughly documented research, is an unpredictable tonic for what ails America. A bi-partisan, socio-political, economic, manifesto, that also rings true globally; Choosing Honor is a self-help book that, if enough people read it, could change the world. This book is not for the closed minded.
Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.
A Walking Tour of Paterson, New Jersey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Paterson, New Jersey is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Common Foundations of American and East Asian Modernisation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International / economics
Alexander Hamilton’s profound influence on American life is well- documented. Less well-appreciated is the story of how Hamilton’s works travelled abroad; leaders in Germany, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea came to keenly appreciate the relevance of Hamilton’s works to the modernisation challenges facing their own nations.
The Constitutional Convention: A History Just for Kids
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
James Madison wiped his forehead for what seemed like the one hundredth time today. He had to do so to keep the sweat from dripping into his eyes. He looked over at Benjamin Franklin. Franklin was sweating also, his face shining as he fanned himself with a stack of papers. Seated on the stage, General George Washington was politely listening to Alexander Hamilton, representative from New York, as
The Evolution and Destruction of the Original Electoral College - New Edition
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Why an Electoral College? The Framers created an ingenious non-partisan process to identify the best possible presidential candidates—the original Electoral College system. This book is an in-depth analysis of the purposes and benefits. The original system is then contrasted with today's party controlled system. Discover essential principles required to restore American Constitutional Federalism.
A Friend of America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Seventeen year old Alexander Hamilton and his best friend Hercules Mulligan travel to Boston to stave off an assassination attempt on the leaders of the Sons of Liberty. Along the way they learn about the American Revolution and meet patriots like John and Abigail Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams. Alex and Hercules get caught up in the revolutionary spirit as they join the fight!