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Alexander Hamilton

Ron Chernow - History - 2005 - 832 pages
Ron Chernow, the renowned author of Titan whom the New York Times has called “as elegant an architect of monumental histories as we’ve seen in decades,” vividly re-creates the ...
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Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

Ron Chernow - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 832 pages
National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist "A biography that has many of the best attributes of a novel. . . . Wonderfully fluent and compelling." --The New York Times "A ...
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The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance

Ron Chernow - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 848 pages
Published to critical acclaim twenty years ago, and now considered a classic, The House of Morgan is the most ambitious history ever written about American finance. It is a ...
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The Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family

Ron Chernow - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 880 pages
Bankers, philanthropists, scholars, socialites, artists, and politicians, the Warburgs stood at the pinnacle of German (and, later, of German-American) Jewry. They forged ...
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The Death of the Banker: The Decline and Fall of the Great Financial ...

Ron Chernow - Business & Economics - 1997 - 130 pages
Traces the shifting balance of power among investors, borrowers, and bankers, explaining why such great financial dynasties as the Rothschilds, the Morgans, and the Warburgs ...
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His Excellency: George Washington

Joseph J. Ellis - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 352 pages
National Bestseller To this landmark biography of our first president, Joseph J. Ellis brings the exacting scholarship, shrewd analysis, and lyric prose that have made him one ...
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George Washington: Gentleman Warrior

Stephen Brumwell - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 512 pages
Winner of the prestigious George Washington Book Prize, George Washington is a vivid recounting of the formative years and military career of "The Father of his Country ...
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Douglas Southall Freeman - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 896 pages
Washington is the most complete, definitive one-volume biography of George Washington ever written. In 1948 renowned biographer and military historian Douglas Southall Freeman ...
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An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America

Henry Wiencek - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 416 pages
An Imperfect God is a major new biography of Washington, and the first to explore his engagement with American slavery When George Washington wrote his will, he made the ...
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