The Struggle for the Gulf Borderlands: The Creek War and the Battle of New Orleans, 1812-1815 / Edition 2

The Struggle for the Gulf Borderlands: The Creek War and the Battle of New Orleans, 1812-1815 / Edition 2

by Frank L. Owsley Jr
     
 

ISBN-10: 0817310622

ISBN-13: 9780817310622

Pub. Date: 09/28/2000

Publisher: University of Alabama Press

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.  See more details below

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817310622
Publisher:
University of Alabama Press
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Edition description:
1
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
987,135
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Mapsvii
Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsxiii
Introduction1
1.The Beginning of Hostilities on the Gulf6
2.The Role of Britain and Spain in the War in the South18
3.Burnt Corn and Fort Mims30
4.The Alabama River Campaigns42
5.The Georgia Campaign: Autosse and Calabee Creek51
6.Jackson's First Creek Campaign: Tallushatchee and Talladega61
7.Horseshoe Bend72
8.The Treaty of Fort Jackson86
9.British Arrival on the Gulf95
10.Fort Bowyer and Pensacola106
11.The Defense of New Orleans120
12.The British Advance on New Orleans133
13.The Battle of New Orleans (I)144
14.The Battle of New Orleans (II)156
15.The Last Campaign169
16.War's End: Unfinished Business178
17.Significance of the War of 1812 on the Gulf Coast186
Notes197
Bibliography231
Index247

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