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Other Lafayette Organizations

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The Lafayette Society

https://www.lafayettesociety.org/

Bibliography

Auricchio, Laura. The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.

Bris, Gonzague Saint and George Holoch. Lafayette: Hero of the American Revolution. New York: Pegasus Books, 2011.

Cray, David A. Adopted Son: Washington, Lafayette, and the Friendship the Saved the Revolution. New York: Bantam Books,  2013.

Carter, Hodding, The Marquis de Lafayette: Bright Sword for Freedom. New York: Random House, 1958.

Duhl, Olga Anna and Dian Windham Shaw. A True Friend of the Cause: Lafayette and the Antislavery Movement. New York: The Grolier Club, 2016.

Fritz, Jean, and Ronald Himler. Why Not, Lafayette? New York: Puffin Books, 2001.

Gaines, James R. For Liberty and Glory: Washington, Lafayette, and Their Revolutions. New York: W.W. Norton, 2009.

Gottschalk, Louis. Lafayette Comes to America. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1935.

Gottschalk, Louis. Lafayette Joins the American Army. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1937.

Gottschalk, Louis. Lafayette and the Close of the American Revolution. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1942.

Gottschalk, Louis. Lafayette in America. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1975. (Combination of the above three works by Gottschalk)

Gottschalk, Louis. Lafayette Between the American and French Revolution 1783-1789. Chicago, Illinois: University of Chicago Press, 1950.

Gottschalk, Louis and Margaret Maddox. Lafayette in the French Revolution. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1973.

Idzerda, Stanley, Anne C Loveland, Marc H Miller, and Queens Museum. Lafayette, Hero of Two Worlds: The Art and Pageantry of His Farwell Tour of America, 1824-1825. Hanover, New Hampshire: Queens Museum, 1989.

Kramer, Lloyd. Lafayette in Two Worlds: public cultures and personal identities in an age of revolutions. The University of North Carolina Press, 1996.

Leepson, Marc. Lafayette: Lessons in Leadership from the Idealist General. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2014.

Levasseur, Auguste. Lafayette in America: 1824-1825: Journal of a Voyage to the United States. Translated by Alan R. Hoffman. Lafayette Press, 2006.

Loveland, Anne C. Emblem of Liberty: The Image of Lafayette in the American Mind. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1971.

Maas, John R. The Road to Yorktown: Jefferson, Lafayette, and the British Invasion of Virginia. Charleston, South Carolina: The History Press, 2015.

Maurois, Andre. Adrienne: The Life of the Marquise de la Fayette.  McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1961.

Miller, Donald. Lafayette: His Extraordinary Life and Legacy. Bloomington, Indiana: iUniverse, 2015.

Spalding, Paul S. Lafayette: Prisoner of State. Columbia: The University of South Carolina Press, 2010.

Unger, Harlow G. Lafayette. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley, 2002.

Vowell, Sarah. Lafayette in the Somewhat United States. Turtleback Books, 2016.