The War of 1812: A Short History / Edition 1

The War of 1812: A Short History / Edition 1

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by Donald R. Hickey
     
 

This abridged version of Donald Hickey's popular War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict covers the military campaigns and the political and diplomatic history of the war. Intended for a general audience and students in introductory and upper division U.S. history courses, the volume is gripping reading. It includes a chronology of important events during the war and a list… See more details below

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This abridged version of Donald Hickey's popular War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict covers the military campaigns and the political and diplomatic history of the war. Intended for a general audience and students in introductory and upper division U.S. history courses, the volume is gripping reading. It includes a chronology of important events during the war and a list of suggested readings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252064302
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Abridged
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
1The Coming of the War, 1801-125
2The Campaign of 181219
3The Campaign of 181335
4The British Counteroffensive53
5The Inner War77
6The Peace of Christmas Eve93
Conclusion103
Chronology111
Maps 1. The Northern Theater116
Maps 2. The Atlantic Theater118
Maps 3. The Southern Theater120
Suggestions for Further Reading121
Index123

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