The Men Who Made the Nation

The architects of the young republic 1782-1802
Product Number: EB00156831
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307787040
Publisher: Doubleday
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Description

For this history, Dos Passos returns to the American colonial period and early nationhood, exploring the personalities who won the nation's independence from England: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Adams, and George Washington. Originally called "The World Turned Upside Down," The Men Who Made the Nation covers the period from 1781 to Hamilton's death in 1804. The work crystallizes the author's fascination with the psychology of the colonial freedom fighter and presents lessons for current American policymakers.

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Author(s): John Dos Passos
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Feb 23, 2011

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