TITLE

Young and independent the War of 1812

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Michelle
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Mar1996, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the War of 1812, the war between the United States and Great Britain. Historical precedents that prompted the war; Opposition of the United States against impressment where Americans were forced to serve the British Army; Naval battles fought during the war; Effect of the victories by the United States military forces on national pride; Consequences of the war to the United States.
ACCESSION #
9603113475

 

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