Alexander Hamilton and the Creation of the United States (People, Places, Politics: History in a Box)
The volumes in the History in a Box series are multimedia resource kits that include a variety of colorful resources for the classroom. Alexander Hamilton and the Creation of the United States provides multiple points of entry to an investigation of the life and accomplishments of Alexander Hamilton as soldier, economist, politician, and visionary.
This volume includes a copy of the book Alexander Hamilton, American by Richard Brookhiser and a DVD of Alexander Hamilton: In Worlds Unknown, a short play dramatizing critical moments in Hamilton’s life.
Each volume of the History in a Box series includes:
• A resource book with annotated primary sources, artwork, maps, discussion questions, and a list of additional resources; accompanied by an electronic version of the book on CD-ROM
• A sequential set of posters of documents and illustrations
• 8 to 10 portrait placards of key individuals
• A timeline
• Lectures by eminent historians (DVD)
• Music and/or dramatic readings of letters from the period (CD).