For example, and it includes images of these locations which may be historical images for sites that no longer exist, Richmond Hill and Morris-Jumel Mansion, the book explains that the song Right Hand Man includes references to events that occurred at each of the Battery, a map and subway directions for visiting these sites.
Where Was the Room Where It Happened?: The Unofficial Hamilton - An American Musical Location Guide #ad - The book also includes sites outside of New York City and New Jersey to explain the connection with the songs from Hamilton but without information about visiting the sites. Finally, the book includes several suggested itineraries to help the reader plan their travels, depending upon how much time they have and/or what their particular interests are.
The book includes photographs and other images and includes a hyperlinked table of contents and hyperlinks to the websites of several of the locations included in the book to make the information easier to use and to make this book a useful reference guide for someone wanting to travel to the sites or wanting to learn more about the history around Hamilton - An American Musical.
A collection of facts, anecdotes and trivia related to the Broadway show Hamilton: An American Musical and the life of Alexander Hamilton, presented through the locations where it all happened. And if you are in new york or new Jersey, this guide will help you visit these locations, with suggested itineraries, maps and subway directions.
A great gift for any fan of the broadway show Hamilton or its songs, or anyone interested in Alexander Hamilton or Revolutionary-era history, regardless of whether they ever intend to visit New York.
Who Tells Your Story?: History, Pop Culture, and Hidden Meanings in the Musical Phenomenon Hamilton#ad - As the musical extends a mirror of vibrant, diverse, passionate America, it captivates all who discover it. Hamilton, the hip-hop rap musical, has revolutionized theater. Within this book appears the musical’s backstory with many deeper insights. It’s the story of an immigrant, and hungry, “young, scrappy, ” who kicked off the Revolutionary War and built the central government of today.
How do the schuyler sisters’ signature colors reveal their personalities? which stage equipment best amplifies the themes? What of the words like “Satisfied” and “My Shot, ” with so many double and triple meanings? Most importantly, we’ll explore how the show hauntingly echoes today’s political climate and hottest issues.
499 Facts about Hip-Hop Hamilton and the Rest of America's Founding Fathers: 499 Facts About Hop-Hop Hamilton and America's First LeadersSkyhorse #ad - The naval communication book he wrote was still being used by the US Navy and Coast Guard through the Cuban Missile Crisis. Roger sherman of connecticut was one of only two Founding Fathers who signed the three bulwark documents of our republic: The Declaration of Independence, the Articles of the Confederation, and the Constitution.
. Here is a popping fresh collection of facts and forgotten trivia surrounding the american revolution and our forefathers from those you’d expect George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin, of course to those you may never have heard of, and Hamilton, but you probably should have who the heck was Rufus King?:Alexander Hamilton was born on foreign soil and became an American hero - the founder of the U.
499 Facts about Hip-Hop Hamilton and the Rest of America's Founding Fathers: 499 Facts About Hop-Hop Hamilton and America's First Leaders #ad - S. You want a revolution? so did alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers!America has fallen in love again with Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers. Give props to this guy. By the time he was thirty, George Washington had had smallpox, pleurisy, dysentery, and malaria. Readers will be left with a greater appreciation and deeper respect for these human beings who were just trying to accomplish the incredible: create the greatest nation in history.
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Hamilton: The RevolutionGrand Central Publishing #ad - Their account features photos by the renowned frank ockenfels and veteran Broadway photographer, Stephen Sondheim, Joan Marcus; exclusive looks at notebooks and emails; interviews with Questlove, leading political commentators, and more than 50 people involved with the production; and multiple appearances by President Obama himself.
. In addition, revealing footnotes for his award-winning libretto, Miranda has written more than 200 funny, the full text of which is published here. A backstage pass to the groundbreaking, hit musical hamilton, including Best Musical, including the award-winning libretto, winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Eleven Tony Awards, behind-the-scenes photos and interviews, and exclusive footnotes from composer-lyricist-star Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Lin-manuel miranda's groundbreaking musical hamilton is as revolutionary as its subject, defended the Constitution, the poor kid from the Caribbean who fought the British, and helped to found the United States. Hamilton: the revolution gives readers an unprecedented view of both revolutions, from the only two writers able to provide it.
Miranda, a cultural critic and theater artist who was involved in the project from its earliest stages--"since before this was even a show, along with Jeremy McCarter, " according to Miranda--traces its development from an improbable performance at the White House to its landmark opening night on Broadway six years later.
Hamilton: The Revolution #ad - The book does more than tell the surprising story of how a Broadway musical became a national phenomenon: It demonstrates that America has always been renewed by the brash upstarts and brilliant outsiders, the men and women who don't throw away their shot. Fusing hip-hop, r&b, pop, and the best traditions of theater, this once-in-a-generation show broadens the sound of Broadway, reveals the storytelling power of rap, and claims our country's origins for a diverse new generation.
Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton: A Master PassionBWL Publishing Inc. #ad - It begins with their Revolutionary War courtship. Disillusioned, hamilton goes to his own famous duel with Aaron Burr in the spirit of those noble Romans he so steadfastly admires, his adored eldest son killed in a duel, political power broken, preferring death to dishonor. Alexander's passion is America.
The master passion places the battles of Alexander Hamilton, the lonely idealist, within a family saga rich in period detail. It does not simply spring from Alexander's agonizing childhood experience of bastardy, abuse, and abandonment. Though hamilton's financial acumen and political courage is crucial to the formation and survival of our nation, his star sets quickly.
Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton: A Master Passion #ad - Like all mission-driven men, he is preoccupied, often absent, and not the best provider. A master passion is the story of our brilliant first Secretary of the Treasury, and his wife, Alexander Hamilton, Betsy Schuyler. The great edifice for which he laid the groundwork -- America -- has become, exactly as he planned, the richest and freest country on earth.
If you enjoyed stephanie dray’s america’s First Daughter, you will love A Master Passion by Juliet Waldron. The trials of making ends meet and raising their ever-growing troop of children falls to Betsy, who accomplishes her task with grace and devotion. To quote alexander pope, hamilton's favorite poet: “And hence one Master Passion in the breastlike Aaron's serpent, swallows up all the rest.
Alexander HamiltonPenguin Books #ad - According to historian joseph ellis, of the most brilliant, in my view the best ever written, Alexander Hamilton is “a robust full-length portrait, charismatic and dangerous founder of them all. Few figures in american history have been more hotly debated or more grossly misunderstood than Alexander Hamilton.
A new york times bestseller, the founding father who galvanized, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, scandalized, inspired, and shaped the newborn nation. In the first full-length biography of alexander Hamilton in decades, inspire, Ron Chernow tells the riveting story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, and scandalize the newborn America.
To repudiate his legacy, “is, in many ways, ” Chernow writes, to repudiate the modern world. Chernow here recounts hamilton’s turbulent life: an illegitimate, leading the federalist party, rising to become George Washington’s aide-de-camp in the Continental Army, coauthoring The Federalist Papers, largely self-taught orphan from the Caribbean, founding the Bank of New York, he came out of nowhere to take America by storm, and becoming the first Treasury Secretary of the United States.
Alexander Hamilton #ad - Historians have long told the story of America’s birth as the triumph of Jefferson’s democratic ideals over the aristocratic intentions of Hamilton. Chernow presents an entirely different man, whose legendary ambitions were motivated not merely by self-interest but by passionate patriotism and a stubborn will to build the foundations of American prosperity and power.
And never before has there been a more vivid account of Hamilton’s famous and mysterious death in a duel with Aaron Burr in July of 1804. Chernow’s biography is not just a portrait of Hamilton, but the story of America’s birth seen through its most central figure.
Alexander Hamilton's Guide to LifeThree Rivers Press #ad - The life and lessons of the founding father who mastered the arts of wit, long before becoming the subject of Broadway’s Hamilton: An American Musical Two centuries after his death, war, and wealth, Alexander Hamilton is shining once more under the world’s spotlight—and we need him now more than ever.
Hamilton was a self-starter. He then went on to help win the revolutionary war and ratify the Constitution, create the country’s financial system, charm New York’s most eligible ladies, and land his face on our $10 bill. The ultimate underdog, he combined a fearless, independent spirit with a much-needed dose of American optimism.
Alexander Hamilton's Guide to Life #ad - Hamilton died before he could teach us the lessons he learned, but Alexander Hamilton’s Guide to Life unlocks his core principles—intended for anyone interested in success, money, romance, or dueling. They include: · speak with authority even if you have none career · seduce with your strengths romance · find time for the quills and the bills money · Put the Father in Founding Father Friends & Family · Being Right Trumps Being Popular Leadership For history buffs and pop-culture addicts alike, humor, and advice offers a fresh take on a nearly forgotten Founding Father, this mix of biography, and will spark a revolution in your own life.
Orphaned as a child, he came to America with nothing but a code of honor and a hunger to work. Scrappy.
Discovering Hamilton: New Discoveries in the Lives of Alexander Hamilton, His Family, Friends, and Colleagues, From Various Archives Around the WorldEleftheria Publishing #ad - Newton has conducted a systematic examination of the primary source material to discover the truth about Alexander Hamilton’s early life. Discovering hamilton' answers some of the most important and intriguing questions about Hamilton’s biography and introduces abundant new material about the lives of Alexander Hamilton, friends, his family, and colleagues.
For the first time ever, Michael E. An icon in life and a legend in death, Alexander Hamilton continues to fascinate. In the greatest and most significant collection of original Hamilton discoveries to be made in decades, Newton separates fact from fiction to create a new portrait of the tempestuous early years of America’s most remarkable and enigmatic Founding Father and the people that comprised his world.
Discovering Hamilton: New Discoveries in the Lives of Alexander Hamilton, His Family, Friends, and Colleagues, From Various Archives Around the World #ad - For over two centuries, youth, Alexander Hamilton’s birth, and family background have been shrouded in mystery.
My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler HamiltonWilliam Morrow Paperbacks #ad - They fall in love, despite Hamilton’s bastard birth and the uncertainties of war. But long-buried secrets threaten everything Eliza believes about her marriage and her own legacy. The last surviving light of the revolution…When a duel destroys Eliza’s hard-won peace, the grieving widow fights her husband’s enemies to preserve Alexander’s legacy.
And when she meets alexander hamilton, Washington’s penniless but passionate aide-de-camp, she’s captivated by the young officer’s charisma and brilliance. From glittering inaugural balls to bloody street riots, the Hamiltons are at the center of it all—including the political treachery of America’s first sex scandal, which forces Eliza to struggle through heartbreak and betrayal to find forgiveness.
My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton #ad - Questioning her tireless devotion to the man and country that have broken her heart, she’s left with one last battle—to understand the flawed man she married and imperfect union he could never have created without her… . From the new york times bestselling authors of america’s First Daughter comes the epic story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton—a revolutionary woman who, betrayal, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, like her new nation, and tragedy.
A founding father’s wife. But the union they create—in their marriage and the new nation—is far from perfect. Haunting, and beautifully written, moving, dray and kamoie used thousands of letters and original sources to tell Eliza’s story as it’s never been told before—not just as the wronged wife at the center of a political sex scandal—but also as a founding mother who shaped an American legacy in her own right.
Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & YouRandom House #ad - Now miranda has gathered the best of his daily greetings into a beautiful collection illustrated by acclaimed artist and fellow Twitter favorite Jonny Sun. New york times bestseller • from the creator and star of hamilton, with beautiful illustrations by Jonny Sun, comes a book of affirmations to inspire readers at the beginning and end of each day.
When the world is bringing you down, Gmorning, Gnight! will remind you that you are awesome. BooklistGood morning. Let others tussle it out. He wrote these original sayings, aphorisms, and poetry for himself as much as for others. Full of comfort and motivation, Gmorning, Gnight! is a touchstone for anyone who needs a quick lift.
Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You #ad - Do not get stuck in the comments section of life today. Make, do, create the things. Vamos! before he inspired the world with hamilton and was catapulted to international fame, Lin-Manuel Miranda was inspiring his Twitter followers with words of encouragement at the beginning and end of each day. But as miranda’s audience grew, these messages took on a life on their own.