By Stephanie Dray,Laura Kamoie
From the New York Times bestselling authors of America’s First Daughter comes the epic tale of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton—a progressive girl who, like her new country, struggled to outline herself within the wake of struggle, betrayal, and tragedy. Haunting, relocating, and wonderfully written, Dray and Kamoie used hundreds of thousands of letters and unique resources to inform Eliza’s tale as it’s by no means been informed before—not simply because the wronged spouse on the heart of a political intercourse scandal—but additionally as a founding mom who formed an American legacy in her personal right.
A general’s daughter…
Coming of age at the perilous frontier of innovative manhattan, Elizabeth Schuyler champions the struggle for independence. And whilst she meets Alexander Hamilton, Washington’s penniless yet passionate aide-de-camp, she’s captivated via the younger officer’s air of secrecy and brilliance. They fall in love, regardless of Hamilton’s bastard delivery and the uncertainties of struggle.
A founding father’s wife...
But the union they create—in their marriage and the hot nation—is faraway from excellent. From glittering inaugural balls to bloody highway riots, the Hamiltons are on the heart of it all—including the political treachery of America’s first intercourse scandal, which forces Eliza to battle through heartbreak and betrayal to discover forgiveness.
The final surviving gentle of the Revolution…
When a duel destroys Eliza’s hard-won peace, the grieving widow fights her husband’s enemies to maintain Alexander’s legacy. yet long-buried secrets and techniques threaten every little thing Eliza believes approximately her marriage and her own legacy. wondering her tireless devotion to the guy and kingdom that experience damaged her middle, she’s left with one final battle—to comprehend the fallacious guy she married and imperfect union he may well by no means have created with out her…
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