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Defender Of Canada: Sir George Prevost And The War Of 1812

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When war broke out between Great Britain and the United States in 1812, Sir George Prevost, captain general and governor in chief of British North America, was responsible for defending a group of North American colonies that stretched as far as the distance from…
And All Their Glory Past: Fort Erie, Plattsburgh and the Final Battles in the North, 1814

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And All Their Glory Past is the story of the last major battles of the War of 1812 in the northern theatre, which were fought in the summer and autumn of 1814 and had a decisive effect on how the war ended. The first of these actions is the 53-day siege of Fort…
Guns Across the River: The Battle of the Windmill, 1838

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In 1838, seeing political turbulence in Canada as an opportunity, a clandestine American organization, the Patriot Hunters, launched a series of attacks across the border. The Hunters hoped to duplicate the success of the Texas rebellion two years before when…
Merry Hearts Make Light Days: The War of 1812 Journal of Lieutenant John Le Couteur, 104th Foot

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In June 1812, seventeen-year-old John Le Couteur, an officer in a Canadian regiment of the British army, arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to learn that war had broken out between the United States and Great Britain. For the next three years Le Couteur campaigned…
Where Right and Glory Lead!: The Battle of Lundy's Lane, 1814

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In this famous book on the War of 1812, military historian Donald E. Graves tells the story of one of the most hard-fought military actions in North American history. On a summer evening in July 1814, within sight of Niagara Falls, five thousand American, British…
Quebec, 1759: The Siege and the Battle

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The fall of Quebec in 1759 to British forces under James Wolfe led to the ultimate defeat of the French empire in North America. The dramatic battle on the Plains of Abraham not only set the course for the future of Canada; it opened the door to the independence…
The Incredible War of 1812: A Military History

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J. Mackay Hitsman's account of the War of 1812, first published in 1965, is exciting and authoritative, and is regarded by many experts as the best one-volume history of that conflict from the British/Canadian perspective. It is an engrossing account of the…
Red Coats & Grey Jackets: The Battle of Chippawa, 5 July 1814

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"... the definitive analysis of the battle of Chippawa. Donald Graves establishes its historical background, describes the opposing armies, brings them into battle, and assesses the results, without wasting a word - yet his account of the battle combines high…
Sickness, Suffering, And The Sword: The British Regiment On Campaign, 1808-1815

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Blood And Steel 3: The Wehrmacht Archive: The Ardennes Offensive, December 1944 To January 1945

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Blood and Steel 3, The Wehrmacht Archive: The Ardennes Offensive, December 1944 to January 1945 is an extensive and colorful collection of translated German military documents, private letters and diaries relating to one of the most hard-fought battles of the…
Sickness, Suffering, And The Sword: The British Regiment On Campaign, 1808-1815

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Although an army's success is often measured in battle outcomes, its victories depend on strengths that may be less obvious on the field. In Sickness, Suffering, and the Sword , military historian Andrew Bamford assesses the effectiveness of the British Army in…
A Matter of Honour: The Life, Campaigns and Generalship of Isaac Brock

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On the morning of 13 October 1812, in one of the first major actions of the War of 1812, the general in command of all troops opposing the American invasion of Upper Canada was killed doing the job of a captain, leading a company in a counter-attack on the…
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