The Weight of Vengeance

The United States, the British Empire, and the War of 1812
Author(s): 
Bickham, Troy
ISBN: 
9780195391787
Date published: 
July 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£22.50

By placing the War of 1812 in a global context, Troy Bickham narrates America's bid for postcolonial sovereignty and Britain's attempt to block it, a conflict that put the fate of North America and Britain's global supremacy on the line.