The War of 1812 by Donald Hickey audiobook

The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict

By Donald Hickey
Read by Nelson Runger

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14.18 Hours 1
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This lively, detailed history of "Mr. Madison's War" takes you beyond the schoolbook facts and into the political, economic and diplomatic secrets that led to war. Hickey explores the anti-war rioting in Baltimore; the pre-war skirmish between the Chesapeake and the H.M.S. Leopold; the cruise of the U.S.S. Essex in the Pacific; the attempted invasion and annexation of Canada; the battles with the Native Americans along the frontier; and the Treaty of Ghent that ended the conflict.

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This lively, detailed history of "Mr. Madison's War" takes you beyond the schoolbook facts and into the political, economic and diplomatic secrets that led to war. Hickey explores the anti-war rioting in Baltimore; the pre-war skirmish between the Chesapeake and the H.M.S. Leopold; the cruise of the U.S.S. Essex in the Pacific; the attempted invasion and annexation of Canada; the battles with the Native Americans along the frontier; and the Treaty of Ghent that ended the conflict.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 14.18
Audience: Adult
Language: English