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Lafayette, for young Americans

by Rupert Sargent Holland

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Published by G. W. Jacobs & company in Philadelphia .
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    Subjects:
  • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834,
  • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rupert Sargent Holland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC146.L2 H57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., [9]-356 p.
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6646931M
    LC Control Number22017477
    OCLC/WorldCa2482135

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Lafayette for Young Americans - Rupert Holland In the dark damp fortress, deprived of exercise, of company, of books, he had passed many weary days. But the Fourth of July he remembered as the birthday of American freedom and spent the hours recollecting the happy time he had known in the young republic across the Atlantic.

Lafayette for Young Americans - Rupert Holland Previous Chapter. Next Chapter Fighting Through the South. The treason of Benedict Arnold prevented the invasion of Canada by an American army, and Lafayette saw no active service for some time.

He did for young Americans book outline a plan for a bold attack upon General Clinton on Manhattan Island, but Washington. Lafayette, for young Americans Item Preview remove-circle "Much of the material in for young Americans book book has already appeared in Lafayette, we come.

This new volume omits the part that dealt with the war of "--Publisher's note Addeddate Call number Pages:   Lafayette was very influential in our history, both during and after the Revolution, and yet, most Americans know very little about him.

I was very happy to find a book about Lafayette that was written for children. It is important to introduce them to this fascinating Frenchman. The book is well written and very informative/5(11).

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Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (6 September – 20 May ) (known in the United States simply as Lafayette) was a French aristocrat and military officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War, commanding American troops in several battles, including the Siege of returning to France, he was a key figure in the French Revolution.

I have read MANY books on American history (Revolution and Civil Wars) and I LOVE this above all. even the biographies of Washington, Hamilton, Adams and Benjamin Franklin (who I love).

Lafayette was a truly passionate young man who at a very young age decided to dedicate his life to the American fight for s: Every year we select and profile black men and we are blown away by their stories. And, the ones that they have authored. Their narratives of grit, ambition, and perseverance summarized in.

Lafayette for Young Americans - Rupert Holland Here was a young French officer of family and wealth who was so deeply interested in their cause that he was eager to serve as an unpaid volunteer. He was a different type from the others who had come begging for favors.

Hancock looked up the letter that Franklin had written about the Marquis. Playing a pivotal role in the Revolution, Lafayette convinced the French government to send troops, made crucial pacts with Native Americans, and lead his men to victory at Yorktown.

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Early in the afternoon Lafayette, De Kalb, and a few of the other officers were rowed ashore in the Victory's yawl. Rupert Sargent Holland, Lafayette for Young Americans (Philadelphia: George W.

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