Marquis De Lafayette French Hero Of The American Revolution
Paperback, Rosen Central, 2004, ISBN13 9780823941872, ISBN10 0823941876
The Marquis de Lafayette was born to a noble French family. He fell in love with the concept of liberty, and with the idea of America, fighting for democracy and freedom his whole life. He and other European adventurers, soldiers of fortune, and romantics
A major biography of the Marquis de Lafayette, the French hero of the American Revolution. At age 19 he volunteered to fight under George Washington, casting aside fortune and family to advance the transcendent aims of liberty and justice.