The War of 1812

By Carl Benn

The battle of 1812-1815 was once a bloody war of words that tore throughout the American frontier, the British colonies of higher and decrease Canada, and components of the Atlantic coast and the Gulf of Mexico. The clash observed British, American, and primary countries' forces conflict, and within the strategy, form the way forward for North American historical past. This fascinating new quantity explains what ended in America's choice to take in palms opposed to nice Britain and assesses the 3 poor years of combating that on land and sea, the place battles equivalent to Lake Erie and Lake Champlain introduced American naval traditions.

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