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Author Melton, Buckner F.
Title Aaron Burr : the rise and fall of an American politician / Buckner F. Melton Jr.
Publication Info. New York : PowerPlus Books, 2004.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Children's Biography  Juv. 92 BUR    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 112 p. : col. ill., ports ; 25 cm.
Series Library of American lives and times
Summary Surveys the life of Aaron Burr, a hero of the American Revolution who later served as a senator from New York and Vice President under Jefferson, but who is best remembered for his duel with Alexander Hamilton.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 106) and index.
Contents A duel on the Hudson -- The education of Aaron Burr -- Young warrior -- A rising citizen -- The political battles of Aaron Burr -- A fatal interview -- Aaron Burr on the Western Frontier -- A treason trial in Richmond -- A forced stay in Europe -- Aaron Burr's long twilight.
Subject Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 -- Juvenile literature.
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Vice-Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Burr-Hamilton Duel, Weehawken, N.J., 1804 -- Juvenile literature.
Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0823966267 (lib. bdg.)
9780823966264 (lib. bdg.)