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Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

By: Joseph J. Ellis
Published: ©2000
Pages: 288
Total Copies: 14
Genre: Nonfiction | Biographies & Memoirs | Presidents & Politics | Wars, American Revolution


Description: In this landmark work of history, Ellis explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals—John Adams, Aaron Burr, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and George Washington—confronted the overwhelming challenges before them to set the course for our nation. Founding Brothers brings to life the vital issues and personalities from the most important decade in our nation’s history. Founding Brothers won the Pulitzer Prize for History in 2001.

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