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Why Not Lafayette?

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4 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description
A young Frenchman of nineteen traveling across the sea to help a struggling nation fight for its independence? Why not? To Lafayette, anything was possible. A man who threw off the boundaries imposed on him to stand up for what he believed, the Marquis de Lafayette grew from an idealistic young man searching for honor and glory, into an idealistic statesman with rock-solid principles of liberty. H... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages96
ISBN-100698118820
ISBN-13978-0698118829
Publication Date03/19/2001
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About Jean Fritz (Author) : Jean Fritz is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jean Fritz include Shh! We're writing the Constitution, Fish Head, Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?, a... more
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About Ronald Himler (Illustrator) : Ronald Himler is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ronald Himler include Will I Have a Friend?, Tough Jim.
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