What were the important events of Hamilton's life? What were the ideas that drove him? This brief biography includes substantial quotes from Hamilton's writings, dozens of images of Hamilton and his times, and a timeline setting Hamilton’s life in the context of events in Europe and the United States. If you’re a fan of Hamilton: An American Musical, this bio will give you more reasons to love the man and the musical. If you’re a history geek or a fan of Hamilton, it will serve as a gateway to Hamilton: Man and Musical, a two-volume set of essays that link lines in the musical to writings by Hamilton and his contemporaries. With full-color images.