The War Hawks Demand War
Jefferson's popularity soared after louisiana purchase. fighting between Britain and France threatened american shipping. britain seized american ships. British attack american ships. embargo. america buys more land. not all natives agreed. natives resist. Shawnee capitol burned to ground. war hawks demand war.
The War Brings Mixed Results
americans unprepared for war. failed attempt to take montreal. 1st american victory. US navy is tested. american warships did relatively well. british burn the white house. battle of new orleans. treaty of ghent