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Research Materials for the War of 1812

Research the War of 1812

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1812: The Navy’s War Daughan, George C 973.52 Daughan
1812: The War that Forged a Nation Bomeman, Albert R. 973.52 Bom
After Tippecanoe: Some Aspects of the War of 1812 Mason, Philip P. 973.52 Ma
Age of Fighting Sail: The Story of the Naval War of 1812 Forester, C. S. 973.5 For
Amateurs to Arms!: A Military History of the War of 1812 Elting, John 973.524 Elt
The American War, 1812 – 1814 Katcher, Philip R. N. 973.525
Amongst My Best Men: African-Americans and the War of 1812 Altoff, Gerard T. 973.524 Alt
Anecdotes of the Lake Erie Area: War of 1812 Knopf, Richard C. MI 973.5 Kno
Battle and Massacre of the River Raisin (Battle of French Town) Excerpts from the Niles Register, Baltimore, February 13, 1813, March 6, 1813, April 10, 1813 Compiled by Wilma B. Price MR 973.523 Ba
The Battle of the Thames in which Kentuckians Defeated the British, French and Indians, Oct. 5, 1813: with a List of the Officers & Privates who Won the Victory Young, Bennett Henderson MI 973.523 You
The British at the Gates: the New Orleans Campaign in the War of 1812 Reilly, Robin 973.5 Rei
The Civil War of 1812: American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, & Indian Allies Taylor, Alan 973.52 Tay
Dawn’s Early Light Lord, Walter 973.5 Lor
Deep Water Sailors, Shallow Water Soldiers: Manning the United States Fleet on Lake Erie, 1813 Altoff, Gerard T. 973.523 Alt
Detroit in the War of 1812 Vorderstrasse, Alfred B. MI 977.434 Vor
Documents Relating to the Invasion of Canada and the Surrender of Detroit 1812 Cruikshank, Ernest A. MI 977.434 Cr
Escape to Frenchtown: A Narrative of the War of 1812 at the River Raisin Naveaux, Ralph and Rachel Wilkie MI/CIRC 973.523 Nav
The Fall and Recapture of Detroit in the War of 1812: In Defense of William Hull Yanik, Anthony MI/CIRC 973.523 Yank
Flames Across the Border: The Canadian-American Tragedy, 1813-1814 Berton, Pierre MI 973.523 Ber
Flotilla: The Patuxent Naval Campaign in the War of 1812 Shomette, Donald 973.52 Sho
Guidebook to the Historic Sites of the War of 1812 Collins, Gilbert MI 973.52 Col
History of the Late War in the Western Country McAfee, Robert Breckinridge 973.52 Mc
A History of the War between Great Britain and the United States of America during the Years 1812, 1813, & 1814 Auchinleck, G. MI 973.52 Au
An Impartial and Correct History of the War between the United States of America and Great Britain O’Connor, Thomas MI 973.52 O’Co
Incredible War of 1812: A Military History Hitsman, J. McKay 973.523 Hit
Invaded on All Sides: the Story of Michigan’s Greatest Battlefield Scene of the Engagements at Frenchtown and the River Raisin in the War of 1812 Naveaux, Ralph 973.523 Nav
A Journal containing an Accurate and Interesting Account of the Hardships, Sufferings, Battle, defeat, and Captivity of Those Heroic Kentucky Volunteers and Regulars. Commanded by General Winchester in the Years 1812-1813.  Also, Two Narratives by Men that were Wounded in the Battles on the River Raisin, and taken Captive by the Indians. Darnell, Elias MI 973.525 Dar
Laurent Durocher’s Account of the Battles and Massacre of the River Raisin, January 18, 22 & 23, 1813 Durocher, Laurent MI 973.523 Dur
The Military Heroes of the War of 1812: with a Narrative of the War Peterson, Charles Jacobs MI 973.52 Pet
The Naval War of 1812: A Documentary History. Vol. III. 1814-1815: Chesapeake Bay, Northern Lakes and Pacific Ocean Crawford, Michael J. (ed.) MI 973.525 Nav
Naval War of 1812 Roosevelt, Theodore 973.525 Roo
Oliver Hazard Perry and the Battle of Lake Erie Altoff Gerard T. 973.523 Alt
Perilous Fight: America’s Intrepid War with Britain on the High Seas, 1812-1815 Budiansky, Stephen 973.52 Bud
Pictorial Field-book of the War of 1812; or illus., by Pen and Pencil of the History, Biography, Scenery, Relics, and Tradition of the Last War for American Independence. Lossing, Benson John MI 973.525 Los
Poltroons and Patriots Tucker, Glenn 973.52 Tuc
Prologue to War; England and the United States, 1805-1812 Perkins, Bradford 973.525 Perv
A Rage for Glory: The Life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN
(Audio book)
De Kay, James AD 359.0092 Dec
Resource Guide for the War of 1812 Fredriksen, John C. MI 973.925 Fre
Robert Lucas Journal of the War of 1812 During the Campaign Under General Willaim Hall Lucas, Robert  
River Raisin National Battlefield Park : Study and Boundary Assessment National Park Service MR 973.523 Riv
Signal Victory : the Lake Erie Campaign, 1812-1813 Skaggs, David Curtis 973.523 Ska
Twilight’s Last Gleaming Caffey, Kate 973.52 Caf
The U.S. Army in the War of 1812 : An Operational and Command Study Quimby, Robert S. MI 973.524 Qui
The War Nobody Won, 1812 Leckie, Robert 973.5 Lec
War of 1812
  DVD 973.52 War
War of 1812 Beirne, Francis F. 973.52 Bei
War of 1812 Horsman, Reginald 973.52 Hor
War of 1812 : A Forgotten Conflict Hickey, Donald R. MI/CIRC 973.52 Hic
The War of 1812 in Person : Fifteen Accounts by United States Army Regulars, Volunteers, and Militiamen Hickey, Donald R. 973.52 War
War of 1812 in the Old Northwest Gilpen, Alec Richard 973.52 Gil
War on the Raisin : A Narrative Account of the War of 1812 in the River Raisin Settlement, Michigan Territory Au, Dennis M. MR 973.523 Au
Women on the Raisin During the War of 1812 VanWasshenova, MaryEllen & Ralph Naveaux MR/CIRC 973.523 Van