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Title: Author: Call Number:

1812: The Navy’s War

Daughan, George C.


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.


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


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 Per

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

The War of 1812 for Young Readers
The War of 1812 on Microfilm


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