The Wind from America 1778-1781.
Translated from the French by Nancy Amphoux. Follows a previous book by Manceron on the French Revolution. Starting in 1778, the book follows the American Revolution from the French perspective. As the book revolves around Marquis de La Fayette, we meet characters on both sides of the Atlantic. John Paul Jones, Mozart, the Duc de Chartres, the Empress Maria Theresa, Benjamin Franklin, and many more people as well as key events are covered in 584 pgs. Miniature portraits throughout. Alfred A. Knopf, NY. 1978. Hb, Dj. USED. $9.00