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The life of the Marquis de Lafayette

major general in the United States army in the war of the revolution

by Headley, P. C.

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Published by A. L. Burt company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P. C. Headley ... with notes by Henry Ketcham ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC146.L2 H4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, iii-vii, 364 p.
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6928525M
    LC Control Number03014712
    OCLC/WorldCa1862470

    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 Buried: Picpus Cemetery.   The eighth entry in Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales tackles the early life of the Marquis de Lafayette, hero of the American Revolution.

      Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette died on while in Paris at 6 rue d’Anjou-Saint-Honoré at seventy-six years old. He was buried beside his wife Adrienne in Paris at . Life of the Marquis de Lafayette | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. .

    Acclaimed as “the Nation’s Guest,” “the hero of two worlds,” “a true friend of the cause,” and more recently “America’s favorite fighting Frenchman,” the Marquis de Lafayette’s legacy will live on as long as we continue to uphold the principals to which he dedicated his life. In , at President James Monroe’s invitation, Gilbert du Motier, the Marquis de Lafayette, took a triumphal tour of America. In New York, 6, guests walked through a Roman arch at Manhattan.


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This is a children's book about Marquis De Lafayette. | Book by: Nicholas Demitraszek theme: Children format: "x11" - Hardcover w/Glossy Laminate - Color - Photo BookPages: Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de La Fayette (or Lafayette) (September 6, – ) was a French Fayette is considered a national hero in both France .Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier Lafayette, marquis de (märē´ zhôzĕf´ pôl ēv rôk zhēlbĕr´ dü môtyā´ märkē´ də läfāĕt´), –, French general and political was born of .