Second War Of 1812 Research Paper

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The war of 1812 was “one of those episodes in history that make everybody happy, because everybody interprets it in his own way” . Some believe it was the due to the fact that “Canada was defended by veteran British soldiers” so they were strong enough to defend themselves from capture. Others historians disagree and, argue that it was a “Second War of Independence” for America. What most historians do agree on, is that it would have been quite easy for America to capture Canada. However, due to the fact that they didn’t exploit their advantages, this led them to not be capable of capturing British North America. Upon Madison’s request in 1812, Congress declared war on the British. Due to the fact that Thomas Jefferson thought taking over
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