The War of 1812 Reading List

GENERAL HISTORIES OF THE WAR OF 1812

  1. Civil War of 1812: American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, & Indian Allies By Alan Taylor
  2. 1812 By David Nevin
  3. 1812: War with America by Jon Latimer
  4. 1812: The War That Forged a Nation by Walter R. Borneman
  5. The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict By Donald R Hickey
  6. The War of 1812: Writings from America’s Second War of Independence by Donald R. Hickey (Editor)
  7. The War of 1812 in the Old Northwest By Alec R. Gilpin
  8. Union 1812: The Americans Who Fought the Second War of Independence By A. J. Langguth
  9. The Weight of Vengeance: The United States, the British Empire, and the War of 1812 By Troy Bickham
  10. For Honour’s Sake: The War of 1812 and the Brokering of an Uneasy Peace By Mark Zuehlke
  11. The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814 By Anthony S. Pitch
  12. The British Capture & Occupation of Downeast Maine 1814-1815/1818 by George F.W. Young
  13. Native Memoirs from the War of 1812 by Carl Benn
  14. The Other War of 1812: The Patriot War and the American Invasion of Spanish East Florida by James Cusick
  15. 1812: War and the Passions of Patriotism by Nicole Eustace
  16. The War of 1812 in the Age of Napoleon by Jeremy Black
  17. The Slaves’ Gamble: Choosing Sides in the War of 1812 by Gene Allen Smith
  18. The War of 1812: Conflict for a Continent by J.C.A. Stagg

THE NAVAL WAR OF 1812

JAMES MADISON AND THE WAR OF 1812

ANDREW JACKSON AND THE WAR OF 1812