The Struggle for the Gulf Borderlands: The Creek War and the Battle of New Orleans, 1812-1815 / Edition 1

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Overview

This Examination of the Creek War integrates that struggle into the larger conflict that broke out in 1812 between Great Britain and the United States.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780817310622
  • Publisher: University of Alabama Press
  • Publication date: 9/28/2000
  • Edition description: 1
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 280
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps vii
Preface ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Introduction 1
1. The Beginning of Hostilities on the Gulf 6
2. The Role of Britain and Spain in the War in the South 18
3. Burnt Corn and Fort Mims 30
4. The Alabama River Campaigns 42
5. The Georgia Campaign: Autosse and Calabee Creek 51
6. Jackson's First Creek Campaign: Tallushatchee and Talladega 61
7. Horseshoe Bend 72
8. The Treaty of Fort Jackson 86
9. British Arrival on the Gulf 95
10. Fort Bowyer and Pensacola 106
11. The Defense of New Orleans 120
12. The British Advance on New Orleans 133
13. The Battle of New Orleans (I) 144
14. The Battle of New Orleans (II) 156
15. The Last Campaign 169
16. War's End: Unfinished Business 178
17. Significance of the War of 1812 on the Gulf Coast 186
Notes 197
Bibliography 231
Index 247
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