Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past by Leslie M. Harris, William Hogeland, Renee C. Romano, Jim Cullen, David Waldstreicher, Michael O'Malley, Jeffrey L. Pasley, Claire Bond Potter, Patricia Herrera, Catherine Allgor, Brian Eugenio Herrera, Joanne B. Freeman, Lyra D. Monteiro, Joseph M. Adelman, Elizabeth L. Wollman, Andrew M. Schocket

396 pages first pub 2018 (editions)

nonfiction essays history music challenging informative slow-paced


America has gone Hamilton crazy. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning musical has spawned sold-out performances, a triple platinum cast album, and a score so catchy that it is being used to teach U.S. history in classrooms across the country. But jus...

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