Author CARL A. CHRISTIE
Links to Other Sites
The website for the Historica-Dominion Institute, parent organization of The Canadian Encyclopedia and the Encyclopedia of Music in Canada. Check out their extensive online feature about the War of 1812, the "Heritage Minutes" video collection, and many other interactive resources concerning Canadian history, culture, and heritage.
Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site of Canada
This site offers a summary of issues that precipitated the War of 1812 as well as details of the role of British commander Charles-Michel d’Irumberry de Salaberry in the 1813 Battle of the Châteauguay. From Parks Canada.
The “Shannon's” crew boarding the “Chesapeake”
An artist’s depiction of the crew of the HMS Shannon boarding the USS Chesapeake. From the NYPL Digital Gallery.
Unturned Stones in War of 1812 Studies
This article identifies a number of significant, but underreported, events in the War of 1812. From the War of 1812 Magazine.
More on: Leading Myths of the War of 1812
Scroll down the page for a brief note about the timing of the implementation of the terms of the Treaty of Ghent and other issues concerning the War of 1812. From the War of 1812 magazine.