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The Resource 1812 : the navy's war, George C. Daughan

1812 : the navy's war, George C. Daughan

Label
1812 : the navy's war
Title
1812
Title remainder
the navy's war
Statement of responsibility
George C. Daughan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.5/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E360
LC item number
.D25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
1812 : the navy's war, George C. Daughan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Roots of war -- Free trade and sailors' rights -- Jefferson's embargo and the slide toward war -- Madison's strategy -- The United States declares war -- Blue-water victories -- The Constitution and the Guerriere -- Ripe apples and bitter fruit: the Canadian invasion -- Canadian disasters accumulate -- More blue-water victories -- The Constitution and the Java -- A sea change -- Napoleon and Alexander -- The Canadian invasion resumes -- The Chesapeake and the Shannon -- Raids in Chesapeake Bay -- Oliver Hazard Perry and Lake Erie -- Attack on Montreal -- The war at sea in 1813 -- The allies and Napoleon -- British and American war plans -- The British blockade -- The Essex -- Burning Washington -- The war at sea continues in 1814 -- Negotiations begin at Ghent -- Baltimore -- Plattsburg -- A peace treaty -- The Hartford Convention -- New Orleans -- An amazing change -- A new era -- From temporary armistice to lasting peace: the importance of the war
Control code
sky238200667
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 491 p.
Isbn
9780465020461
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020923
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1748383
  • a1748383
Label
1812 : the navy's war, George C. Daughan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Roots of war -- Free trade and sailors' rights -- Jefferson's embargo and the slide toward war -- Madison's strategy -- The United States declares war -- Blue-water victories -- The Constitution and the Guerriere -- Ripe apples and bitter fruit: the Canadian invasion -- Canadian disasters accumulate -- More blue-water victories -- The Constitution and the Java -- A sea change -- Napoleon and Alexander -- The Canadian invasion resumes -- The Chesapeake and the Shannon -- Raids in Chesapeake Bay -- Oliver Hazard Perry and Lake Erie -- Attack on Montreal -- The war at sea in 1813 -- The allies and Napoleon -- British and American war plans -- The British blockade -- The Essex -- Burning Washington -- The war at sea continues in 1814 -- Negotiations begin at Ghent -- Baltimore -- Plattsburg -- A peace treaty -- The Hartford Convention -- New Orleans -- An amazing change -- A new era -- From temporary armistice to lasting peace: the importance of the war
Control code
sky238200667
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 491 p.
Isbn
9780465020461
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020923
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1748383
  • a1748383

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