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Amateurs, to Arms!: A Military History of the War of 1812

Elting, John Robert

Published by Algonquin Books, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., 1991
ISBN 10: 0945575084 / ISBN 13: 9780945575085
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Title: Amateurs, to Arms!: A Military History of ...

Publisher: Algonquin Books, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1991

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 1st Printing


353 pages; 18 maps; 19 illustrations; index. Clean. Bookseller Inventory # 007168

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Synopsis: Begun in ignorance of the military facts of life, fought with raw troops, mostly incompetent officers, and inadequate logistics, the War of 1812 was a near disaster for the fledgling United States. This new volune in Algonquin's Major Battles and Campaigns series tells how our country's most unmilitary war was fought and almost lost. 12 pages of illustrations. 16 maps.

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