A Fatal Friendship: Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
For almost two centuries, historians have had difficulty explaining the extraordinary duel in July 1804 that killed Alexander Hamilton, the nation's first secretary of the treasury, and ended Vice President Aaron Burr's political career. It was well known that Hamilton disliked Burr -- perhaps out of a protective fear of losing his own power and influence, or perhaps, acco...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published May 1st 1998 by Hill & Wang
(first published 1998)
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