Madison and the Burning of Washington DC
Anthony Pitch talked about the Presidency of James Madison and the British destruction of Washington, D.C. He spoke at and talked about the… read more
Anthony Pitch talked about the Presidency of James Madison and the British destruction of Washington, D.C. He spoke at and talked about the house in Brookfield, MD in which President Madison stayed at when the White House was burned down.
Anthony Pitch is the author of The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814, published by U.S. Naval Institute Press. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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