Book Discussion on 1812: The Navy's War

Historian George Daughan recounts the naval battles between America and Britain during the War of 1812. The author reports that the… read more

Historian George Daughan recounts the naval battles between America and Britain during the War of 1812. The author reports that the American fleet totaled twenty ships and faced a British Navy with over a thousand men-of-war. Mr. Daughan examines how the American Navy, despite limited resources, outmaneuvered its opponent and supported the U.S. Army’s ground forces. George Daughan responded to questions from members of the audience at Water Street Bookstore in Exeter, New Hampshire. close

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Book Discussion on 1812: The Navy's War

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303598-1
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Exeter, New Hampshire, United States
First Aired:
Jan 21, 2012
Last Aired:
Jun 3, 2013

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  • Jan 21, 2012 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 22, 2012 | 1:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 11, 2012 | 3:06pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 01, 2013 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 03, 2013 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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