The Call Of Liberty

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Joanne Randolph | Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0823943682
ISBN 13 : 9780823943685

In September, 1781, the young Marquis de Lafayette of France and other leaders of colonial troops prepare to battle British troops led by Lord Charles Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virgi..

John Laurens And The American Revolution

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Gregory D. Massey | Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 1570033307
ISBN 13 : 9781570033308

This comprehensive biography explores the life of one of America's true revolutionaries. It explores the background to his reputation for reckless bravery, which he acquired during..

Lafayette In Two Worlds

Pub Date : 2000-11-09 | Author : Lloyd S. Kramer | Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807862674
ISBN 13 : 0807862673

Lloyd Kramer offers a new interpretation of the cultural and political significance of the career of the Marquis de Lafayette, which spanned the American Revolution, the French Rev..

Sister Revolutions

Pub Date : 2000-09-04 | Author : Susan Dunn | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 9781429923699
ISBN 13 : 1429923695

What the two great modern revolutions can teach us about democracy today. In 1790, the American diplomat and politician Gouverneur Morris compared the French and American Revolutio..