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The Resource The War of 1812, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

The War of 1812, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

Label
The War of 1812
Title
The War of 1812
Statement of responsibility
David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
This accessible volume provides a summary of the history of the War of 1812 as well as chapters on its various aspects, including the role of Native Americans, the Ghent treaty, the campaigns in 1813, and a discussion of the policies of Jefferson and Madison. Appendices with primary documents, a glossary, and short biographies of the main figures are provided. Husband and wife authors, the Heidlers have co-authored an encyclopedia of the Civil War; Jeanne teaches history at the US Air Force Academy. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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178314
Cataloging source
DLC
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1955-
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Heidler, David Stephen
Dewey number
973.52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Heidler, Jeanne T
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True
Series statement
Greenwood guides to historic events, 1500-1900,
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United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The War of 1812, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [187]-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview -- Thomas Jefferson's grand experiment : the restrictive system and the failure of diplomacy -- Mr. Madison's war : country, Congress, and the presidency in America's first declared war -- All were surprised : the quest for Canada and the war at sea -- We have met the enemy : the campaigns of 1813 -- Enemy of my enemy : Native Americans in the War of 1812 -- 1814 : the year of crisis -- Treaty of Ghent
Control code
439863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 217 pages
Isbn
9780313316876
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001050102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313316876
  • (Sirsi) ADH-9341
Label
The War of 1812, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [187]-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview -- Thomas Jefferson's grand experiment : the restrictive system and the failure of diplomacy -- Mr. Madison's war : country, Congress, and the presidency in America's first declared war -- All were surprised : the quest for Canada and the war at sea -- We have met the enemy : the campaigns of 1813 -- Enemy of my enemy : Native Americans in the War of 1812 -- 1814 : the year of crisis -- Treaty of Ghent
Control code
439863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 217 pages
Isbn
9780313316876
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001050102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313316876
  • (Sirsi) ADH-9341

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