Month: February 2017

Episode 089

The Fall of the West

The combined British, Canadian, and Native American advance is too much for Hull, who is left isolated near Fort Detriot

Episode 088

Army? What Army? & The Battle of Tippacanoe

With an army that was under staffed and under equipped the United States entered into yet another war with England, which would begin with an attempted assassination of an American General.

Episode 087

War of 1812 Part I – Overview

We're starting our multi-week discussion on the War of 1812 with an overview of the war, it's causes, and several facts & beliefs about the war.

Episode 086

The First Barbary War

United States President Thomas Jefferson refused to pay this tribute to pirates from the Barbary States seizing American merchant ships and holding the crews for ransom, causing Tripoli to declare war against the United States