Lafayette and the American Revolution

Lafayette and the American Revolution

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An account of Marquis de Lafayette, a young French nobleman, who helped bring victory at Yorktown and became a lifelong friend of George Washington.
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780823421824
Characteristics: 88 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 28 cm.
Study Program: Accelerated Reader AR MG 8.4 3.0 138914.


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Lafayette was 19 and had never been in a battle, when he ran away from his family, bought a ship, and sailed to America, technically breaking the law, where he had been promised a position as a major general, second only to George Washington. Illus. with period drawings.

Jan 23, 2013

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