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The Causes of the War of 1812

Horsman, Reginald

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, PA, 1962
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 345 pp, acknowledgments 1. Background of Conflict; 2. The Threat of Invasion; 3. American Indecision; 4. A Whig Interlude; 5. The Monroe-Pinkney Treaty; 6. Embargo and Orders in Council; 7. The Failure of the Embargo; 8. The Ersking Agreement; 9. The Problem of th West; 10. The Turn of the Tide; 11. The Growth of Opposition; 12. Grisis in the Northwest; 13. The War Hawks; 14. America Goes to War; 15. Conclusion; bibliography, appendix, notes, index. First Edition, 1962. "This volume offers the first analysis of the causes of the war from both the British and American points of view, showing clearly that, contrary to the popular miscoception, the war's basic causes are to be found, not in America but in Europe. The author turns his attention to the motives underlying British policy to determine why America felt it had to fight." from the jacket flap. Not Price Clipped. Minor edge wear dj, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Size: Large 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 000090

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Title: The Causes of the War of 1812

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, PA

Publication Date: 1962

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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