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Richard Buel. America on the Brink: How the Political Struggle over the War of 1812 Almost Destroyed the Young Republic. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2005. PP. 302. $29.95.

Marshall Foletta.

in The American Historical Review

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 799 words.

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Bruce Vandervort. Indian Wars of Mexico, Canada, and the United States, 1812–1900. (Warfare and History.) New York: Routledge. 2006. Pp. xvii, 337. $34.00

Paul H. Carlson.

in The American Historical Review

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 612 words.

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Stephen M. Norris. A War of Images: Russian Popular Prints, Wartime Culture, and National Identity, 1812–1945. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press. 2006. Pp. xiii, 277. $40.00

Victoria E. Bonnell.

in The American Historical Review

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 822 words.

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Matt D. Childs. The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the Struggle against Atlantic Slavery. (Envisioning Cuba.) Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 2006. Pp. xi, 300. Cloth $55.00, paper $21.95

Alejandro de la Fuente.

in The American Historical Review

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 827 words.

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Ghent, Treaty of (1814)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 69 words.

(1814)

A treaty ending the War of 1812 between Britain and the USA. It did not address the

New Orleans, Battle of (8 January 1815)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 72 words.

(8 January 1815)

A battle in the War of 1812, fought outside the city of New Orleans.

Addington, Henry, 1st Viscount Sidmouth (1757–1844)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 33 words.

(1757–1844)

British Tory statesman, Prime Minister (1801–04). As Home Secretary (1812–22), he introduced

Lake Erie, Battle of (10 September 1813)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 87 words.

(10 September 1813)

A naval engagement in the War of 1812. Control of Lake Erie was of

San Martín, José de (1778–1850)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 70 words.

Having assisted in the liberation of his country from Spanish rule (1812–13) he went on to aid Bernardo ...

Addington, Henry, 1st Viscount Sidmouth (1757–1844)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 32 words.

As Home Secretary (1812–22), he introduced harsh legislation to suppress the Luddites and other protest groups.

Hartford Convention (1814–15)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 91 words.

US political conference, held by Federalist supporters to consider the problems of New England in the *War of 1812...

Thames, Battle of the (5 October 1813)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 84 words.

(5 October 1813)

A military engagement in the War of 1812, fought in present‐day south‐western Ontario, Canada.

San Martín, José de (1778–1850)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 67 words.

(1778–1850)

Argentinian soldier and statesman. Having assisted in the liberation of his country from Spanish rule (1812–13

Perry, Matthew Calbraith (1794–1858)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 101 words.

Perry served under his brother Oliver Perry during the *War of 1812. He headed an expedition to Japan entering the fortified port of Uraga in ...

Sir James Clark Ross

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(1800–62).

Ross was involved in eight Arctic and Antarctic expeditions after joining the navy in 1812. Those of 1818 and 1829–33 were with his uncle John Ross, those of 1819–20 ...

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Thames, Battle of the (5 October 1813)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 89 words.

A military engagement in the *War of 1812, fought in present‐day south‐western Ontario, Canada. Following their abandonment of Detroit, British and Native American forces under General...