I am a history buff and thoroughly enjoyed this great read. I grew up as a kid in Paterson New Jersey and Alexander Hamilton left his mark all over that area. My mother worked as a cashier at the Alexander Hamilton hotel during WW 2. I was prompted to start this post after watching last night's Emmy Awards where the musical Alexander Hamilton won so many awards. As a young school boy I learned a little about Hamilton but nothing as in depth as this book. Hamilton was a truly amazing man and his list of accomplishments before age 40 has never been duplicated by any one that I know of. It makes me ask "Where is today's AH?