Episode 42- The Marquis de Lafayette and the French Alliance
Growing PatriotsFebruary 01, 202100:22:0920.24 MB

Episode 42- The Marquis de Lafayette and the French Alliance

France was a key ally during the American Revolution, and perhaps the most famous fighting Frenchman was the Marquis de Lafayette. This week, we're joined by Lafayette expert Laura Auricchio to talk about why he joined the fight for American independence, how he got France and America on the same page, and what he did after the war.