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From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Troops and Traditions - Armies, Regiments, Soldiers and Uniforms

Type: Document

A brief listing of books and articles about the armies, regiments, soldiers and uniforms of the War of 1812. Includes British and American publications, with references to the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, the Regiment de Watteville, the 104th Regiment of Foot, the New Brunswick Regiment, and the New Brunswick Fencibles. This bibliography is part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Art, Music and Literature - Pictorial Works

Type: DocumentImage

Annotated listing of works pertaining to or containing a pictorial history of the War of 1812. Part of the National Library website "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Web Research - General

Type: Document

A listing of resources pertaining to the War of 1812. Each site listed is accompanied by a brief descriptive commentary. Part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Aboriginal Peoples - Role of the First Nations

Type: DocumentImage

A brief discussion of the role of the First Nations in the War of 1812 followed by a bibliography. Part of the National Library website "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Troops and Traditions - Individual Battles and Campaigns

Type: DocumentImage

An annotated listing of works on individual battles and campaigns of the War of 1812. Part of the National Library website "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - South African War - Art, Music and Literature - Canadian Sheet Music from the Time of the Boer War

Type: Document

A short listing of popular and marching songs celebrating the Canadians who fought in the South African, or Boer War.

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Canadian Illustrated News - Plan of the Attack on Elmina (The Ashantee War)

Type: Image

Drawing of the plan of attack on Elmina during the Ashantee War.

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - General References

Type: Document

Brief discussion of various historical interpretations of the War of 1812 and a bibliography of general works on the subject. Part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Mary Riter Hamilton - Traces of War - Biographical Note

Type: Document

A brief biography of the war artist describing the motivation behind her paintings.

Site: Library and Archives Canada

From Colony to Country - War of 1812 - Personal Stories - Autobiography, Biography and Memoirs

Type: DocumentImage

Annotated listing of first person accounts, journals and biographies associated with the War of 1812. This bibliography is part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada