Skip navigation links (access key: Z)Library and Archives Canada - Bibliothèque et Archives Canada Canada
Home > War and Military > From Colony to Country Franšais

Archived Content

This archived Web page remains online for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. This page will not be altered or updated. Web pages that are archived on the Internet are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats of this page on the Contact Us page.

IntroductionAbout This SiteCommentsImage Gallery
Banner: From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History

Canadian Military History: An Overview
War of 1812
Rebellions of 1837 and 1838
Northwest Campaign
South African War
First World War
Second World War

General References

Government and the Military

Troops and Traditions

Personal Stories

Aboriginal Peoples

Art, Music and Literature

Web Research

War of 1812
General References

Encyclopedia References

Heidler, David S.; Heidler, Jeanne T., eds. -- Encyclopedia of the War of 1812. -- Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, 1997. -- 636 p.

  • Made up of fairly lengthy, signed entries by subject, most with a list for further reading.
  • Has an American orientation. There are no biographical articles on Tiger Dunlop or James Richardson, for example. Laura Secord is included, with a portrait.
  • There is a useful bibliography, p. 593-617.

Table of Contents

  Previous Next