Area 45: Hamilton—The Man, The Myth —The Donald?

interview with Elizabeth Cobbs, Bill Whalen
via Area 45
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Lionized in print and on theater stages, Alexander Hamilton is a curious bookend for a new president who likewise calls Manhattan home, is steeped in capitalism, and uses the media to joust with his rivals. Elizabeth Cobbs, a Hoover Institution senior fellow and author of The Hamilton Affair: A Novel, separates fact from fiction regarding the famed Founding Father.