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August 24, 1814: Washington in Flames

Herrick, Carole L.

Published by Higher Education Pub, Falls Church, VA, 2005
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249, illus., notes and opinions, sources, bibliography, index, DJ slightly worn & soiled. Inscribed by the author. An account of the British invasion and burning of Washington, DC, during the War of 1812. The author revises or clarifies much of the mythology surrounding these events, particularly the tale of Dolley Madison's flight from the White House with Gilbert Stuart's portrait of George Washington. Bookseller Inventory # 54833

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Title: August 24, 1814: Washington in Flames

Publisher: Higher Education Pub, Falls Church, VA

Publication Date: 2005

Book Condition: very good, very good

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