Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Blumberg, Arnold, 1925-

Title When Washington burned : an illustrated history of the War of 1812 / Arnold Blumberg.

Imprint Philadelphia : Casemate Publishers, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  973.524 B625w 2012    ---  Available
Description 206 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 26 cm.
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-199) and index.
Contents The road to war -- Amateurs to arms -- Disaster at Detroit, debacle at Queenston -- American success at sea -- Battle for the lakes -- The battles of 1813 -- Warships and privateers -- The Niagara front ablaze -- Britain invades America -- War in the South and the Battle of New Orleans.
Subject United States -- History -- War of 1812.
ISBN 9781612001012 (hbk.)
1612001017 (hbk.)

Available items only