The War of 1812 Audiobook (Unabridged)

The War of 1812 (Unabridged), by Jeffrey Rogers Hummel
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The United States emerged from the American Revolution still engaged in Old World politics. In particular, America faced all the trade restrictions of the British Navigation Acts. As a result, The United States declared war on Great Britain in 1812 and proceeded to invade Canada, one of Britain's possessions, an invasion which failed. At a cost of $80 million in national debt and of a single party assuming almost unchallenged power, the War of 1812 has been called America's most unpopular war. America, born from a commitment to liberty and equality, seemed to betray its heritage for the sake of control.

The United States at War is a collection of audio presentations that review the political, economic, and social forces that have erupted in military conflict, and examine how that conflict resolved, or failed to resolve, the forces that caused it. Download and start listening now!

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Though you may know Jeffrey Rogers Hummel from the popular titles The Civil War, The Mexican-American War and The Civil War Part 2, Jeffrey Rogers Hummel is actually one of the most renowned History and Arts & Entertainment authors in our catalog. In total, we carry 6 audiobooks from Jeffrey Rogers Hummel, with the latest History title being: The Civil War. The Mexican-American War was added to our catalog in 2006, making it the author's oldest title available on our website, while The Civil War is the most popular and bestselling from Jeffrey Rogers Hummel. Enjoy over 15 hours of listening from Jeffrey Rogers Hummel, among the 6 audiobooks we have available. With such a wide variety, we know you're sure to enjoy History books from Jeffrey Rogers Hummel. For more choices and information on Jeffrey Rogers Hummel, please visit their author page: Jeffrey Rogers Hummel.