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The Prince and the Yankee: The Tale of a Country Girl Who Became a Princess

by White, Robert N.
Publisher: St. Martin's Press & I.B. Tauris
Retail Price: $27.50
Issue: Spring 2004
ISBN: 1860648975

A biography of Agnes Laclec, an American who married a Prussian Prince. Her husband, Feliz zu Salm-Salm, served as a general in the Union Army and later fought and Emperor Maximillian in Mexico. Laclec traveled with her husband and lobbied for his promotion throughout his military career and remained in Europe after he died in the Franco-Prussian War.

review of The Prince and the Yankee: The Tale of a Country Girl Who Became a Princess, by White, Robert N., Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2004).