The Marquis de Lafayette and Other International Champions of the American Revolution (Spotlight on American History) (Paperback)
The Marquis de Lafayette was born to a noble family in France. He fell in love with the concept of liberty and with the American fight for democracy and freedom. This book introduces students to the European adventurers, soldiers of fortune, and romantics of the time that flocked to the Continental Army during the American Revolution. Clear and concise text is supported by photographs, illustrations, and primary source documents.