Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology: Observations on Certain Documents in the History of the United States for the Year 1796 by Alexander HamiltonAlexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology: Observations on Certain Documents in the History of the United States for the Year 1796 by Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology: Observations on Certain Documents in the History of the…

byAlexander HamiltonForeword byRobert P. Watson

Paperback | January 31, 2017

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Written by Hamilton himself to confess to the affair he conducted with Maria Reynolds, Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology is Hamilton’s attempt to defend and rationalize his misdoings, and ultimately salvage what was left of his reputation.

The pamphlet was originally published in 1796 after accusations of the adultery arose. This personal exposé reveals a man, whom the public initially revered as a politician and Founding Father, as a flawed human-being. Within these documents Hamilton describes his exploits in impeccable detail and languid prose, at the risk of tarnishing his public image, to prove to the public that he had nothing to hide.

With a new foreword by Robert Watson, presidential scholar and author of Affairs of State, delve into this exquisite, essential account of history’s most scandalous love affairs.
Alexander Hamilton was a politician, Founding Father, and one of the most controversial figures in American history. He is the subject of numerous works, including Hamilton: The Musical, The Intimate Life of Alexander Hamilton, and the bestselling novel by Elizabeth Cobbs, The Hamilton Affair. In an 1804 duel with Aaron Burr, Hamilton ...
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Title:Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology: Observations on Certain Documents in the History of the…Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:144 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.38 inShipping dimensions:8.25 × 5.5 × 0.38 inPublished:January 31, 2017Publisher:Racehorse for Young ReadersLanguage:English

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