Rutgers V. Waddington

Alexander Hamilton, the End of the War for Independence, and the Origins of Judicial Review


Author: Peter Charles Hoffer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780700622047

Category: History

Page: 168

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Peter Hoffer illuminates how in the messy aftermath of the American Revolution lawyers, in particular Hamilton, transformed a lawsuit about a burned down brewery into a critical case making persuasive arguments for a stronger central government


An American Biography


Author: Tony Williams

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1538100185

Category: History

Page: 208

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The Broadway hit Hamilton has sparked unprecedented interest in its historical protagonist, Alexander Hamilton. For readers just discovering Hamilton or those with an insatiable appetite for books on the Founders, Tony Williams’s quick-moving, concise biography will shed new light on this American icon now experiencing a remarkable second act.