The War of 1812 was a military conflict that lasted from June 18, 1812 to February
18, 1815, fought between the United States of America and the United ...
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By contrast, the British historiography of the War of 1812 has generally consisted
of short chapters squeezed between the grand sweeping narratives of the ...
USS Constitution fought and won three major engagements during the war. ...
The War of 1812 allowed the new nation to break free of its colonial past, and told
A Guide to the War of 1812, compiled by Kenneth Drexler, Digital Reference
Specialist, Library of Congress. The digital collections of the Library of Congress
The War of 1812 has been referred to as a victorious “Second War for
Independence,” and used to define Canadian identity, but the British only
remember 1812 ...
With stunning re-enactments, evocative animation and the incisive commentary
of key experts the PBS documentary, The War of 1812 presents the conflict that ...
Aug 5, 2014 ... June 18, 1812–Feb. 17, 1815), conflict fought between the United States and
Great Britain over British violations of U.S. maritime rights.
War of 1812 Classroom Resources The war that inspired the Star Spangled
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Battle of Lake Erie. After the resumption of war between France and Great Britain,
British ships frequently harassed American trade vessels in the Atlantic.