Aaron Burr

Hamilton’s Ideal Politician

It is no secret that Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton disliked each other. That rivalry culminated in the infamous duel in 1804, leaving Hamilton to die just days later. However, prior to that, Hamilton’s dislike of Burr led Hamilton to pontificate on which individuals would make the best politicians in America.¬†See¬†Gordon Wood,¬†Revolutionary Characters: What Made […]

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