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Lafayette in the Somewhat United States

by Sarah Vowell

Hardcover, 274 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $27.95 |

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A portrait of the popular French Revolutionary War hero, the Marquis de Lafayette, discusses his nonpartisan influence on a fledgling United States, his relationships with the Founding Fathers and his contributions during the contentious 1824 presidential election. By the best-selling author of Assassination Vacation. 125,000 first printing.