Episode 82: The Marquis de Lafeyette #RevNov!
Mike Duncan, author, Hero of Two Worlds: The Marquis de Lafayette in the Age of Revolution
Sunday, November 14, 2021
Few can match the commitment, tenacity and career of the Marquis de Lafayette. Soldier, statesman, philanthropist, and abolitionist, Lafayette led charges, overthrew kings, and sparred with emperors. A flawed idealist, Lafayette fought for what he saw as the rights of all mankind while also enjoying the finer things in life as a member of the aristocracy.
Continuing with the Revolution November spirit, host-historians Chris Anderson and Rick Beyer welcome acclaimed podcaster Mike Duncan to talk about his new book: Hero of Two Worlds: The Marquis de Lafayette in the Age of Revolution. This Sunday at 4PM ET on History Happy Hour, the spot where history is always on tap.