Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Alexander Hamilton

Ron Chernow

860 pages first pub 2004 (editions) user-added

nonfiction biography history politics informative slow-paced


You've seen the show, you've sung the songs, now read the full story of America's most misunderstood founding father.'I was swept up by the story. I thought it 'out-Dickens' Dickens in the unlikeliness of this man's rise from his humble beginnings...

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informative 98%
reflective 36%
inspiring 33%
challenging 29%
adventurous 13%
emotional 13%
sad 10%
hopeful 5%
tense 4%
funny 2%
dark 1%
relaxing 1%


slow 67%
medium 30%
fast 1%

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