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The duel : the parallel lives of Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr / Judith St. George.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J 973.4 ST.GEORGE (Text) 32826014102750 J New Books Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP 973.46 ST GEORGE (Text) 30403002262442 Young Adult - Non-Fiction In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0425288218
  • ISBN: 9780425288214
  • Physical Description: 99 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Speak, [2016].

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [91]-93) and index.
Summary, etc.: In curiously parallel lives, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were both orphaned at an early age. Both were brilliant students who attended college - one at Princeton, the other at Columbia - and studied law. Both were young staff officers under General George Washington, and both became war heroes. Politics beckoned them, and each served in the newly formed government of the fledgling nation. Why, then, did these two face each other at dawn in a duel that ended with death for one and opprobrium for the other?
Target Audience Note: 1040 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note: Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.5 4.0 130572.
Subject: Burr-Hamilton Duel, Weehawken, N.J., 1804.
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836.
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804

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