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User Review  - jmchshannon - LibraryThing

This is going to be a rambling review because I learned so much and had an absolute blast listening to this behemoth that I cannot put my thoughts into anything resembling cohesiveness. I know you won ... Read full review

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User Review  - waldhaus1 - LibraryThing

It always amazes me how much information Chernow gathers together and weaves into his books. I really had a better grasp of the Republican federalist disputes surrounding the creation on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - DarthDeverell - LibraryThing

In Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow argues, “The saga of [Hamilton’s] metamorphosis from an anguished clerk on St. Croix to the reigning presence in George Washington’s cabinet offers both a gripping ... Read full review

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User Review  - rabidgummibear - LibraryThing

I'm very much experiencing various emotions upon finishing this book. It's an incredible life and incredible thing to learn about in such detail. Highly recommend the audio version. Read full review

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User Review  - brangwinn - LibraryThing

If you want detail to flesh out the musical, you’ve got it in this book. I am amazed how Lin Manual Miranda was able to take a scholarly tome like this and make a hit musical out of it. Well worth reading, but it will take some time to read. Read full review

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User Review  - kaulsu - LibraryThing

This book proves what I always knew yet didn’t quite trust: you cannot base your opinion of one man on the basis of another man’s opinion. I was long a fervent admirer of Thomas Jefferson. I excused ... Read full review

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User Review  - wb4ever1 - LibraryThing

Though I will never see Linn Manuel Miranda’s musical, nothing could stop me from reading the book that served as his inspiration. As a long time reader of history and biography, I found Ron Chernow’s ... Read full review

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Super. Really captured his life in one book and I dont think it could be told any better by anyone.

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User Review  - Nebraska_Girl1971 - LibraryThing

Read this book if you are planning to see the play!!! Read full review

User Review  - byron - Overstock.com

Must read for any biographical reader! Read full review


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