Major Battles of the War of 1812 Battles between the United States and Great Britain and its provinces in Canada saw only temporary gains and losses of territory for both sides. At the conflict's end, the only permanent change was the loss of land and autonomy of the Native people who had fought on each side.
Documenting the War of 1812 Period maps and illustrations and contemporary photographs bring to life the events that led up to the War of 1812, the battles fought, the heroes created, and the war's lasting legacy for both the United States and Canada.
What Caused the War of 1812?
Famous People of the War of 1812
Major Battles of the War of 1812
The Legacy of the War of 1812
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The War in the Great Lakes 8
Chapter 2 The Atlantic Theater of the War 24
Chapter 3 Battles of the Southern Theater 33
Chapter 4 The End of the War of 1812 39
More Information and Websites 45