About the Author

Much of the information in this blog (and in all previous Hamilton bios) has been updated, expanded, or even corrected in Michael E. Newton's new book Discovering Hamilton. Please check that book before using or repeating any information you read here on this blog (or that you read in previous Hamilton biographies).

Michael E. Newton is a historian specializing in the American Revolution and Founding era. He is a foremost expert on Alexander Hamilton and the author of The Path To TyrannyAngry Mobs and Founding FathersAlexander Hamilton: The Formative Years, and Discovering Hamilton. Newton lectures regularly about Alexander Hamilton.

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