Lords of the Lake: The Naval War on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814

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Lords of the Lake: The Naval War on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814 - Malcomson, Robert, and Graves, Donald E (Foreword by)

Of all the struggles that took place along the border between the United States and Britain's provinces in Canada during the War of 1812, the one that lasted the longest was the battle for control of Lake Ontario. Because the armies depended on the lake for transportation, controlling it was a key element in the war on land. Both Britain and the ...