By George C. Daughan
In 1812: The Navy's War, prizewinning historian George C. Daughan tells the exciting tale of the way a handful of heroic captains and their stalwart crews overcame surprising odds to guide the rustic to victory opposed to the world's maximum imperial strength. a beautiful contribution to army and nationwide heritage, 1812: The Navy's War is the 1st whole account in additional than a century of the way the U.S. military rescued the fledgling state and secured America's future.
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1812: The Navy's War by George C. Daughan