After Tippecanoe: Some Aspects of the War of 1812 by Philip P. Mason

By Philip P. Mason

Though the Shawnee leader Tecumseh tried to shape a confederacy of tribes to stem the tide of white payment within the outdated Northwest, in November of 1811, the americans marched to his village on the mouth of Tippecanoe Creek. the consequent conflict ended all desire of an Indian federation and had far-reaching results on American and British relatives. The British, blamed for delivering the Indians with palms, drew the ire of hawks in Congress, who clamored ever extra loudly for a conflict to finish England’s strength in North the US. Revised with a brand new advent and up-to-date biographical details, After Tippecanoe includes six papers initially offered as lectures in Windsor, Canada, and Detroit, Michigan, throughout the wintry weather of 1961–62 through 3 American and 3 Canadian historians. Their concentration is the struggle of 1812 because it spread out within the nice Lakes zone, with targeted emphasis at the clash in Michigan, big apple, and Ontario, Canada.

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