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What's Next? Lin-fluences, Lin-Jokes, and Other Hamilton Extracurriculars

What's Next? Lin-fluences, Lin-Jokes, and Other Hamilton Extracurriculars
If you want a quick crash course on some of the components of Lin's past oeuvre, his influences, and the general shorthand that longtime fans converse in, I'm here to give you a little taste. Get ready to watch a bunch of videos—and again, I feel like I must UNDERLINE REITERATE that this is in no way a complete encyclopedic list of all the references floating around. It's just a roundup of some of my favorites.

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The Revolutionary Bookshelf, Part One: A Hamilton Reading List

The Revolutionary Bookshelf, Part One: A Hamilton Reading List
While I could give you a library's worth of recommendations all at once, let's parcel them out a few at a time so no one gets overwhelmed. I'm assuming you've read the Ron Chernow Hamilton biography as well as the Hamiltome already, so here's the first installment beyond those: books that offer both a broader overview and a more in-depth discussion of the events that took place in Hamilton—basically a big old pile of CONTEXT for your nightstand reading pile.

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