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When Britain burned the White House : the 1814 invasion of Washington

Author: Peter Snow
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 1814 invasion of Washington.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Snow
ISBN: 9781848546134 1848546130
OCLC Number: 876292301
Notes: Originally published: 2013.
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Awards: Shortlisted for Paddy Power Political Book Awards: Political History Book of the Year 2014.
Description: x, 308 pages : maps, illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Peter Snow.

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[An] excellent account ... Snow, an experienced British journalist, has told the story of those engagements with brio and a fine gift for making sense of the complexities of battle ... a fine example Read more...

 
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