Political historian and Hamilton scholar, Yale Professor Joanne Freeman's THE FIELD OF BLOOD, which chronicles the previously unknown congressional fistfights, duels, and threats that paved the way to the Civil War, and HUNTING FOR HAMILTON, a concise book filled with little-known stories and anecdotes, which will bring this complex, all-too-human Founder and his times to life by exploring Hamilton's relationships with the key people in his life, to Alex Star at Farrar, Straus, in a major deal, at auction, by Wendy Strothman at The Strothman Agency (World English).
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A version of this list appears in the January 8, 2017 issue of The New York Times Book Review. Rankings reflect sales for the week ending December 24, 2016.
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by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows (HarperTeen)
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