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If the PBS documentary The War of 1812 piques your curiousity, you may want to learn more from the experts involved with the project.
Interviews were conducted with twenty-six leading authorities on the war — American, British, Canadian and First Nations historians — presenting important accounts and research.
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Two past Canada's History articles written by Editor-in-Chief Mark Reid about some of the war stories that have shaped our country.
Timeline: Since opening the new Canadian War Museum building in 2005, the museum has straddled its double mandate. It presents well-researched history narratives and education programs in dynamic styles.
The Gibraltar of North America a marvel of reconstruction.
Frank Lucano was in the Light Aid Detachment, the group of mechanics who went along with the armoured corps to keep their equipment in shape.
From the Battle of Queenston Heights to the burning of Washington to the little-known role of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, this series of videos hosted by Tim Compeau brings to life the major events of the conflict.
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