Lafayette and the American Revolution - Russell Freedman

Russell Freedman’s profile of LAFAYETTE AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (Holiday House, $24.95) is the story of a young Frenchman eager to pursue the lofty goal of liberty and to prove himself in battle. This exciting biography is engaging from the very first page. Prints, portraits, and drawings illustrate the tumultuous life of the Marquis de Lafayette, who rebelled against his own government to assist America in its Revolutionary War. Ages 10-14. KLP