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Monday, April 19
Review at Passages to the Past

Tuesday, April…


                
                    
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New Book Into the Heartland

New Book!
INTO THE HEARTLAND

A forbidden love.
An impossible dream.
A daring venture to open America . . .

The year is 1810. For decades men have…


                
                    
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Hamilton’s Choice Review by the Historical Novel Society

“In Hamilton’s Choice, attorney Jack Casey asks us to consider why, with his political future never more promising, a new home just built and a loving…


                
                    
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The Eulogy

BUST OF GOUVERNEUR MORRIS 
                        What would your best friend say at your funeral?  Would he or she delve into those …


                
                    
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Hamilton’s Funeral

THE FUNERAL OF GENERAL ALEXANDER HAMILTON

“THE CORPSE WITH PALL BEARERS”
ILLUSTRATION FROM THE NEW YORK EVENING POST, JULY 13, 1804
With the usual…


                
                    
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Hamilton’s Faith and Death

BISHOP BENJAMIN MOORE
            As an illegitimate son of a “fallen” woman, Alexander Hamilton must have been sensitive to the chill of pious …


                
                    
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The Duel

(From HAMILTON’S CHOICE by Jack Casey © 2020, All Rights Reserved)
As Van Ness starts back down the path from the ledge, he sees Hamilton and Pendleton…


                
                    
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Hamilton on the Eve of the Duel

On Saturday, July 7, 1804, General Alexander Hamilton and his wife Eliza hosted a lavish gathering at their new home, the Grange.  They invited 70 notables to …


                
                    
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The Progressive Mr. Burr

MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT
(1759-1797) 
Aaron Burr is known as a villain and surely he was that.  He lured Alexander Hamilton into a duel over some unspecified…


                
                    
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Hamilton, Burr and Origins of the Duel

On the frontier, “fastest gun in the West” was a coveted title young men risked their lives to win.  Wild Bill Hickok catapulted to fame by killing Davis…