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Patriot's Daughter: The Story of Anastasia Lafayette #2020

Patriot s Daughter The Story of Anastasia Lafayette As the beloved daughter of the famous Marquis de Lafayette Anastasia and her family lived a rich and happy life in France on the eve of the Revolution Papa was often away from home fighting for free

  • Title: Patriot's Daughter: The Story of Anastasia Lafayette
  • Author: Gladys Malvern
  • ISBN: 9781934255926
  • Page: 268
  • Format: Paperback
  • Patriot's Daughter: The Story of Anastasia Lafayette By Gladys Malvern, As the beloved daughter of the famous Marquis de Lafayette, Anastasia and her family lived a rich and happy life in France on the eve of the Revolution Papa was often away from home, fighting for freedom in the American Revolution and then in the French Revolution he helped to start But as France s initial quest for Liberty, Equality and Brotherhood descended into the chAs the beloved daughter of the famous Marquis de Lafayette, Anastasia and her family lived a rich and happy life in France on the eve of the Revolution Papa was often away from home, fighting for freedom in the American Revolution and then in the French Revolution he helped to start But as France s initial quest for Liberty, Equality and Brotherhood descended into the chaos of the Reign of Terror and the terrible guillotine, their lives were in great danger As the people s cheers of admiration and love for Lafayette changed over the years to howls of hate and fury, the Lafayettes escaped to their country home of Chavaniac but found they were no safer there, as their mother Adrienne was arrested and taken to prison in Paris with other members of the nobility, many whose lives were ended by the blade of the guillotine Anxiety and an uncertain future along with diminishing resources, serves to strengthen eldest daughter Ann into an intelligent and resolute young woman, capable of holding the family together while Maman is in prison, and Papa is off at war and then imprisoned in Austria Even so, will the patriotic de Lafayettes survive the turmoil that swirls around them Can Ann stand firm as a Patriot s Daughter Out of print for than 20 years, this special edition is presented in a large, trade size paperback format, suitable for collecting.

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    1 thought on “Patriot's Daughter: The Story of Anastasia Lafayette

    1. I was a bit disappointed with this one It s supposed to be a historical novel about Anastasia Lafayette, daughter of the Marquis de Lafayette, who helped the Patriots during the American Revolution However, than half of the book read like a biography of the Marquis and his wife Adrienne, with Anastasia on the sidelines as a minor character It was only toward the end, when she was a teenager, that her character in the book started to develop Mind you, I ve been most interested in the lives of th [...]

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