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Alexander Hamilton, America's Founding Father of Finance

Adam SimsJohn Chancer

Discover the instrumental role played by Alexander Hamilton in shaping the financial landscape of the young United States. Through meticulous research and the submission of key financial reports, Hamilton laid the groundwork for the economic success of the nation. This audiobook explores three of his most important reports: The First Report on Public Credit, Report on a National Bank, and Report on the Subject of Manufactures. As Professor Mark Spencer explains, these documents provide valuable insights into Hamilton's transformative financial plan, including the creation of a national bank and the promotion of industrial development. Delve into the fascinating history of America's financial beginnings with this thought-provoking audiobook.

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"Alexander Hamilton, America's Founding Father of Finance": A Deep Dive into the Economic Foundations of the United States

Additional Info

Book Name: Alexander Hamilton, America's Founding Father of Finance
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Alexander HamiltonMark Spencer
Narrators: Adam SimsJohn Chancer
Genres: History
Audiobook Length: 8H18M
Publisher: Ukemi Audiobooks from W. F. Howes Ltd
Language: English
Publish Date: 2020-06-26
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is Alexander Hamilton best known for?

Alexander Hamilton is best known for his primary authorship of the Federalist Papers.

When and where did Alexander Hamilton die?

Alexander Hamilton died in a duel at the hands of Vice President Aaron Burr on the banks of the Hudson River.

What was Alexander Hamilton's role in creating the financial building blocks of the United States?

Alexander Hamilton was instrumental in creating the key financial building blocks of the young United States of America as the first incumbent of the office of secretary of the Treasury.

What were the three most important financial reports submitted by Alexander Hamilton?

The three most important financial reports submitted by Alexander Hamilton were The First Report on Public Credit (1790), Report on a National Bank (1790) and Report on the Subject of Manufactures (1791).

What was the purpose of the First Report on Public Credit?

The purpose of the First Report on Public Credit was to address the question of managing war debt and create a consolidated national debt.

What was the main proposal in the Report on a National Bank?

The main proposal in the Report on a National Bank was the creation of a Bank of the United States, which would serve as the national currency and provide a stable source of credit.

What did the Report on Manufactures propose?

The Report on Manufactures proposed federal stimulation of industrial development in the United States and established a relationship between public and private interests in the markets.

What contribution did Alexander Hamilton make during the formative years of the United States?

Alexander Hamilton made a considerable contribution to the United States during its formative years through his financial policies and reports.


12 reviews for this audiobook
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    John Smith 22-Oct-2023

    This audiobook is an absolute gem! I thoroughly enjoyed listening to Alexander Hamilton's story. The narration was top-notch and the content was engaging.

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    Emma Johnson 26-Oct-2023

    If you're a history buff or simply curious about the life of Alexander Hamilton, this audiobook is a must-listen. The insights provided by the author and narrator bring Hamilton's story to life.

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    Michael Anderson 28-Oct-2023

    This audiobook is like taking a captivating journey through the life of Alexander Hamilton. The combination of Hamilton's own writings and Mark Spencer's narration make it a truly immersive experience.

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    Sarah Davis 18-Nov-2023

    I couldn't recommend this audiobook more! Alexander Hamilton's contributions to America's financial system are fascinating, and this audiobook does a fantastic job of presenting his story.

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    Daniel Thompson 08-Dec-2023

    Listening to this audiobook felt like sitting down with Alexander Hamilton himself and hearing him tell his story. It's an enlightening and entertaining experience.

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    Olivia Williams 12-Jan-2024

    The narration in this audiobook is superb. Mark Spencer's voice is clear and engaging, making it easy to stay captivated by Alexander Hamilton's remarkable life.

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    Benjamin Wilson 23-Feb-2024

    As someone who didn't know much about Alexander Hamilton before listening to this audiobook, I was pleasantly surprised. It's a great introduction to his life and legacy.

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    Sophia Martin 22-Mar-2024

    I had heard of Alexander Hamilton before, but this audiobook provided a deeper understanding of who he was and the impact he had on America's financial system. Highly recommended!

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    Charlotte Thompson 23-Apr-2024

    This audiobook is a fantastic blend of history and storytelling. Alexander Hamilton's journey is captivating, and the narrator does an excellent job of bringing his story to life.

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    James Adams 02-May-2024

    I thoroughly enjoyed listening to this audiobook. Alexander Hamilton's life is indeed intriguing, and the narration adds an extra layer of depth to the story.

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    Emily Harris 12-May-2024

    I couldn't stop listening to this audiobook! Alexander Hamilton's story is so compelling, and the narrator's voice kept me engaged from start to finish.

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    Matthew Turner 23-May-2024

    If you're even remotely interested in American history, this audiobook is a must-have. It sheds light on the life of Alexander Hamilton and his immense contributions.

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