When they declared independence in Philadelphia in 1776, the patriots changed the course of Western history, but they also had business and family backgrounds. In this breathtaking volume, a historian and photographer examine the everyday lives of the Founding Fathers.
"By bringing us into the homes of our founders, "Houses of the Founding Fathers "makes them come alive and reminds us that they were wonderfully human. With great pictures and research, this book allows us to imagine their footsteps and to feel our kinship with them. After reading it, I felt wrapped in the warmth of our heritage." --Walter Isaacson, author of "Benjamin Franklin "and "Einstein"
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