Rufus King

American Federalist

By Robert Ernst

466 pp., 6 x 9, 3 illus

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-3949-2
    Published: December 2012
  • eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-3948-5
    Published: January 2014

Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press

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Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press

This is the first full-length biography of Rufus King. It emphasizes politics and diplomacy but also presents a well-rounded appraisal of King's personality, outlook, and interests. Many little-known facets of King's life are illuminated, including his relationship to the Burr-Hamilton duel.

Originally published in 1968.

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