The War of 1812: A Short History

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University of Illinois Press, Jan 1, 1995 - History - 135 pages
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This abridged version of Donald Hickey's popular War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict covers the military campaigns and the political and diplomatic history of the war. Intended for a general audience and students in introductory and upper division U.S. history courses, the volume is gripping reading. It includes a chronology of important events during the war and a list of suggested readings.
  

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"The War of 1812" by Donald R. Hickey makes for a detailed, factual, and highly researched book. The author makes great references and supply's massive amount of information to fully comprehend the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edward - Goodreads

Good for a brief history, but feel like I missed a lot. I wish I had read Hickey's other book that he condensed down for this. Read full review

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Donald R. Hickey, a professor of history at Nebraska's Wayne State College, is the author of "The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict,

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