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A british perspective on the war of 1812 andrew lambert is laughton professor of naval history at king’s college university of london, and the author of war at. In which john green teaches you about the war of 1812 the war of 1812 was fought between the united states and its former colonial overlord england it. Online shopping for books from a great selection of europe, americas, united states, military, asia, ancient & more at everyday low prices.
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