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Adopted son : Washington, Lafayette, and the friendship that saved the Revolution

Author: David A Clary
Publisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Advance reading copyView all editions and formats
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Personal friends and political allies, George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette had one of the most important friendships of the 18th century. In this enjoyable study, Clary ("The Place Where Hell Bubbled Up": "A History of the First National Park") argues that although each man was a hero of the American Revolution, it was their partnership that secured American victory.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Named Person: George Washington; George Washington; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette, marquis de; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette, marquis de; George Washington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Clary
ISBN: 9780553804355 0553804359
OCLC Number: 972705296
Description: [30], 2-564, [1] pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David A. Clary.

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Personal friends and political allies, George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette had one of the most important friendships of the 18th century. In this enjoyable study, Clary ("The Place Where Hell Bubbled Up": "A History of the First National Park") argues that although each man was a hero of the American Revolution, it was their partnership that secured American victory.

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