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The capture of Detroit

Author: Pierre Berton; Scott Cameron
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Richardson, a 15-year-old Canadian, takes part in the first Canadian victory of the War of 1812, in which the battle to capture Detroit is fought.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Berton; Scott Cameron
ISBN: 0771014252 9780771014253 0613011708 9780613011709
OCLC Number: 23053106
Notes: Includes index.
"An M & S paperback."
Description: 119 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Isaac Brock's secret message --
The Americans march north --
The Red-Haired Man --
Bloodless victory --
Prisoners of the British --
Invasion! --
"Why does the army dally?" --
General Hul backs down --
Brock takes the offensive --
Brock's ultimatum --
Surrender
Responsibility: Pierre Berton ; illustrations by Scott Cameron.

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John Richardson, a 15-year-old Canadian, takes part in the first Canadian victory of the War of 1812, in which the battle to capture Detroit is fought.

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