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On August 16, 1824, an elderly French gentlemen sailed into New York Harbor and giddy Americans were there to welcome him. Or, rather, to welcome him back. It had been 30 years since the Revolutionary War hero the Marquis de Lafayette had last set foot in the United States, and he was so beloved that 80,000 people showed up to cheer for him. The entire population of New York at the time was 120,000. Lafayette's arrival in 1824 coincided with one of the most contentious presidential elections in American history. Congress ...

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Lafayette in the Somewhat United States 2016, Riverhead Books

ISBN-13: 9780399573101

Trade paperback

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States 2016, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9780606394536

Hardcover

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States 2015, Riverhead Books

ISBN-13: 9781594631740

Hardcover

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States 2015, Simon & Schuster Audio

ISBN-13: 9781442391086

Audiobook CD

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States 2015, Thorndike Press

ISBN-13: 9781410483737

Large type / large print

Hardcover