First frigate duel of 1812

Feuer, A.B.
February 1997
Military History;Feb97, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p30
Focuses on the naval war between the United States (U.S.) and Great Britain on June 18, 1812. Number of ships and frigates in the Royal Navy; Number of fighting ships owned by the U.S. Navy; United States President James Madison's intimidation by the disparity between the navies of the two countries.


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