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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
Title variation
  • Eighteen-twelve
  • 1812
Title variation remainder
the navys war
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the War of 1812, examining American and British naval operations, and discussing battles that took place on the waters of the Great Lakes, the Atlantic, and the eastern Pacific
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10024285
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Daughan, George C
Dewey number
973.5/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E360
LC item number
.D25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the navy's war
Label
1812 : the Navy's war, George C. Daughan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Roots of war -- Free trade and sailors' rights -- 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 -- 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 and Lake Erie -- 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 -- Plattsburg -- 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 491 pages
Isbn
9780465020461
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 701015459
  • (OCoLC)701015459
Label
1812 : the Navy's war, George C. Daughan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Roots of war -- Free trade and sailors' rights -- 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 -- 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 and Lake Erie -- 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 -- Plattsburg -- 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 491 pages
Isbn
9780465020461
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 701015459
  • (OCoLC)701015459

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