The man who created the American monetary system yet was never President of the United States is examined in this documentary hosted and written by Richard Brookhiser. Through interviews with descendants of Hamilton and Burr as well as historians, we journey from his lowly roots in the Caribbean to the heights of his powers in the new United States. 2 Hours in Color/Not Rated/DVD. In association with WNET/Thirteen in New York City. Manifold Productions.