A Precarious Neutrality Ends in a Second War against Britain, 1805–1815
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- Impressment: the taking of men into a military or naval force by compulsion, with or without notice.
- Convention of Mortfontaine: Ended the 1798–1800 Quasi-War between the US and France, an undeclared naval war waged primarily in the Caribbean, and terminated the 1778 Treaty of Alliance.
- St. Domingue: a French colony on the Caribbean island of Hispaniola from 1659 to 1804, in what is now Haiti.
- What did the negotiations look like for the Louisiana Purchase?
- What did the manufacturing processes look like for all of the supplies needed to win the war?
Smith, Joshua M. Battle for the Bay: The Naval War of 1812. New Brunswick Military Heritage Series 17. Fredericton, N.B: Goose Lane Editions, 2011.