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Barcode31662001697507
LocationWinamac
TitleThe scandalous Hamiltons / A Gilded Age Grifter, a Founding Father's Disgraced Descendant, and a Trial at the Dawn of Tabloid Journalism Bill Shaffer.
AuthorShaffer, Bill, author.
Call NoB HAMILTON, ROBERT
CollectionAdult Biography
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LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacDue on 8/23/2022B HAMILTON, ROBERT 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9780806542256 : HRD 26.00
International Standard Book Number 080654225X : HRD 26.00 hc.
Personal Name Shaffer, Bill, author.
Title Statement The scandalous Hamiltons / A Gilded Age Grifter, a Founding Father's Disgraced Descendant, and a Trial at the Dawn of Tabloid Journalism Bill Shaffer.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice New York, NY : Citadel Press, Kensington Publishing Corp., [2022]
Physical Description viii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Content Type text rdacontent.
Media Type unmediated rdamedia.
Carrier Type volume rdacarrier.
General Note "A Gilded Age grifter, a Founding Father's disgraced descendant, and a trial at the dawn of tabloid journalism" -- Cover
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-293) and index.
Summary, Etc. A sordid tale of bigamy, bribery, sex, and violence, set in the Gilded Age, explores the ill-fated saga of Ray, an Alexander Hamilton heir, and his wife, a con artist who tricked him into marriage using an abandoned infant, and who went to prison for stabbing their baby's nurse.
Subject-Personal Name Hamilton, Robert Ray.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Trials (Assault and battery) New York (State).
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Scandals New York (State).
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Tabloid newspapers New York (N.Y.)
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term New York (N. Y.) History 1898-1951 Biography.
Location B HAMILTON, ROBERT 31662001697507

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