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Author Hickey, Donald R., 1944-

Title Don't give up the ship! : myths of the War of 1812 / Donald R. Hickey ; foreword by Donald E. Graves.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E 364.9 .H53 2006    AVAILABLE
Description xxix, 430 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-412) and index.
Contents Prologue : the United States and Great Britain in a war-torn world -- The causes of the war -- Battles and campaigns -- The maritime war -- Soldiers, sailors, and civilians -- The mechanics of waging war -- The end of the war -- The legacy of the war -- Appendix A : "the hunters of Kentucky" -- Appendix B : "the bold Canadian" -- Appendix C : shipwrecks and rebuilt ships -- Appendix D : the name of the war.
Subject United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Miscellanea.
United States -- History -- Errors, inventions, etc.
Added Title Do not give up the ship!
ISBN 0252031792 cloth alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780252031793

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