Alexander Hamilton From Orphan To Founding Father
Fans of the Broadway musical Hamilton and American history lovers will want to share this illustrated biography of Alexander Hamilton with their young readers.
Did you know that one of our Founding Fathers was not born in America? An orphan from the West Indies, Alexander Hamilton came to the colonies and played an important role in the Revolutionary War, rising to become General George Washington&;s right-hand man. But his accomplishments don&;t stop there! He helped obtain the ratification of the Constitution; he was America&;s first secretary of the treasury; and he established the first national bank and the U.S. Mint. A man of ambition, loyalty, and principle, he is now being celebrated as the prominent patriot he was.
Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics&;for children who are ready to read on their own.
Series: Step Into Reading. Step 3
For Ages: 5 – 8 years old
For Grades: 1 – 2
Number Of Pages: 48
Published: 7th February 2017
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: US