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Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

The non-fiction book discussion participants were very interested in reading this. The group was given two and a half months to do so, but only two actually finished it. So first, let’s get the negativity out of the way. Here are those comments: “WAY, WAY, WAY too long.” OK, that is true. “WAY, WAY, WAY … Continue reading

Biography / Nonfiction

William Henry Harrison by Gail Collins

The presidential party conventions have just concluded, thereby inaugurating the final two months of the campaigns.  Voters who cringe at the cacophony of competing commercials might be curious to know how this all started.  The book William Henry Harrison has the answers.  This is the latest title in the outstanding American Presidents series, edited by … Continue reading