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People/Characters: Marquis de Lafayette

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Abigail Adams by Woody Holton
Adopted Son: Washington, Lafayette, and the Friendship that Saved the Revolution by David A. Clary
Almost a Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence by John Ferling
America's First Dynasty: The Adamses, 1735-1918 by Richard Brookhiser
America's Jubilee: How in 1826 a generation remembered fifty years of independence by Andrew Burstein
American Pantheon: Sculptural and Artistic Decoration of the U.S. Capitol by Donald R. Kennon
April 1865: The Month That Saved America (P.S.) by Jay Winik
Ardent Adrienne: The Life Of Madame De La Fayette by Lida Rose McCabe
Band of Giants: The Amateur Soldiers Who Won America's Independence by Jack Kelly
Benjamin Franklin by Academic Industries
A Brief History of France by Cecil Jenkins
The Campaign That Won America: The Story of Yorktown by Burke Davis
Dawn's Early Light by Elswyth Thane
Dictionnaire critique de la Révolution française by François Furet
The Fall of the Bastille: Revolution in France (Point of Impact) by Stewart Ross
Fanny, A Fiction by Edmund White
Farewell to Valley Forge by David Taylor
La Fayette by Gonzague Saint Bris
The Fire of His Genius: Robert Fulton and the American Dream by Kirkpatrick Sale
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles
Foreign Visitors to Congress: Speeches and History by Mary Lee Kerr
The Forging of the American Empire: From the Revolution to Vietnam: A History of Ameri (Human Security) by Sidney Lens
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph J. Ellis
Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism by Susan Jacoby
General and Madam de Lafayette: Partners in Liberty's Cause in the American and French Revolutions by Jason Lane
General George Washington: A Military Life by Edward G. Lengel
George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides by Rosalyn Schanzer
George Washington (Heroes of America) by Marian Leighton
George Washington: The Image and the Man by William E. Woodward
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman
The Glorious Cause by Jeff Shaara
Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda
His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis
Hugh Wynne, free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown by Nathaniel Philbrick
J'ai aimé une reine by Poivre d'Arvor-P
Jefferson's Secrets: Death and Desire at Monticello by Andrew Burstein
John Adams by David McCullough
John Paul Jones: A Sailor's Biography by Samuel Eliot Morison
John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy by Evan Thomas
Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence by Bill O'Reilly
Lady In Waiting The Romance of Lafayette and Aglae de Hunolstein by Louis Gottschalk
Lafayette by Harlow Giles Unger1757-1834
Lafayette and the close of the American Revolution by Louis Reichenthal Gottschalk
Lafayette between the American and the French Revolution, 1783-1789 by Louis Reichenthal Gottschalk
Lafayette comes to America by Louis Reichenthal Gottschalk
Lafayette in America by André Maurois
Lafayette in America, 1777-1783 by Louis Gottschalk
Lafayette in the Age of the American Revolution, Selected Letters and Papers, 1776-1790 by Marie-Joseph Motier Marquis de La Fayette
Lafayette in the French Revolution by Louis Reichenthal Gottschalk
Lafayette in the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell
Lafayette in Two Worlds: Public Cultures and Personal Identities in an Age of Revolutions by Lloyd S. Kramer
Lafayette joins the American army by Louis Reichenthal Gottschalk
Lafayette! : a Revolutionary War tale by Nathan Hale
Lafayette: A biography by Peter Buckman
Lafayette: French Freedom Fighter by JoAnn A. Grote
Lafayette: French-American Hero by Claire Huchet Bishop
Lafayette: Hero of Two Nations by Keith Brandt
Lafayette: Hero of Two Worlds by Olivier Bernier
The letters of Lafayette to Washington, 1777-1799 by Marie-Joseph Motier Marquis de La Fayette
The Little Marquise: Madame Lafayette by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Madame de Lafayette: The Story of a Patriot's Wife by Constance Wright
The Marquis de La Fayette in the American revolution. With some account of the attitude of France toward the war of independence by charlemagne tower
The Marquis de Lafayette: Bright Sword for Freedom by Hodding Carter
Martha Washington: Our First Lady by Alice Curtis Desmond
Moral Minority: Our Skeptical Founding Fathers by Brooke Allen
My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton by Stephanie Dray
Napoleon in America by Shannon Selin
A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government by Garry Wills
Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine 1997 Fall by Michael J. O'Malley
Pictorial Life of General Lafayette -Embracing Anecdotes Illustrative of His Character by Unknown
Rochambeau by Arnold Whitridge
A Short History of the American Revolution by James L. Stokesbury
Signers of the Constitution by Robert G. Ferris
A Son and His Adoptive Father: The Marquis de Lafayette and George Washington by John B. Rudder and Diane Windham Shaw ; Foreword By Jean-D Christine H. Messing
Statue in search of a pedestal: A biography of the Marquis de Lafayette by Noel Bertram Gerson
Stories of the American Revolution by Thomas Fleming
The Story of Lafayette by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
The United States of Atlantis by Harry Turtledove
The very worst road: travellers' accounts of crossing Alabama's old Creek Indian territory, 1820-1847 by Jeffrey C. BentonMarie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier
Victory at Yorktown: The Campaign That Won the Revolution by Richard M. Ketchum
Washington's Immortals by Patrick K. O'Donnell
Why Not Lafayette? by Jean Fritz
Words of Fire, Deeds of Blood: The Mob, the Monarchy, and the French Revolution by Olivier Bernier
Written in My Own Heart's Blood by Diana Gabaldon

Character description

Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834), a French aristocrat and military officer, served as a general in the American Revolutionary War and commander of the National Guard during the French Revolution. In the US, he preferred to be known simply as General Lafayette.

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