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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
Summary
Tells the story of how America's war fleet, only twenty ships strong, was able to defeat the world's greatest imperial power through a combination of nautical deftness and sheer bravado to win the War of 1812
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Daughan, George C
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Label
1812 : the Navy's war, George C. Daughan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Paperback first published in 2013 by Basic Books"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 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
  • Road to war
  • 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
  • Free trade and sailors' rights
  • Plattsburgh
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 491 pages
Isbn
9780465085996
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)826294084
  • (OCoLC)ocn826294084
  • 733756
Label
1812 : the Navy's war, George C. Daughan
Publication
Note
"Paperback first published in 2013 by Basic Books"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 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
  • Road to war
  • 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
  • Free trade and sailors' rights
  • Plattsburgh
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 491 pages
Isbn
9780465085996
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)826294084
  • (OCoLC)ocn826294084
  • 733756

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