Aaron and Alexander

Aaron and Alexander

The Most Famous Duel in American History

Book - 2015
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The most famous duel in American history dramatized by leading nonfiction picture book illustrator, Don Brown.

Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton were both fierce patriots during the Revolutionary War, but the politics of the young United States of America put them in constant conflict. Their extraordinary story of bitter fighting and resentment culminates in their famous duel. For young patriots who may not yet know the shocking and tragic story, Aaron and Alexander captures the spirit of these two great men who so valiantly served their country and ultimately allowed their pride and ego to cause their demise.

Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781596439986
Characteristics: Unpaged : color illustrations ; 22 cm.


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greenfox737 Oct 24, 2017

Got "Hamilton!" fever? Read this book for kids about how Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton grew up, what made them American heroes, and what led to their famous duel.

May 09, 2017

Good historical story.


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