Donald R. Hickey

Capsule Review
Jan/Feb
2014
Walter Russell Mead

The indispensable Library of America has produced a valuable collection of documents and contemporary accounts of the War of 1812.

Capsule Review
Jan/Feb
2014
Walter Russell Mead

The indispensable Library of America has produced a valuable collection of documents and contemporary accounts of the War of 1812.

Review Essay
Nov/Dec
2012
Donald R. Hickey

Today, the War of 1812 is all but forgotten. But as two recent books show, its legacies -- helping professionalize the U.S. military, planting the seeds of manifest destiny, and laying the groundwork for a long-standing Anglo-American alliance -- endure today.