The War of 1812: Further Exploration
Mentioned on the Show
- Watch Johnny Horton’s 1959 rendition of “The Battle of New Orleans”
- Learn about the Civil War of 1812 from Alan Taylor
- Explore patriotism and the War of 1812 with Nicole Eustace
- Read Adam Jortner’s study of the Battle of Tippecanoe
- Delve into Bill C. Malone’s Country Music, USA
- The Battle of New Orleans in American memory
- The interesting results of a US-Canada poll about the War of 1812 and its bicentennial
- A Star Spangled hoax
- CollegeHumor’s video “The War of 1812: The Movie”
- Banner, James. To the Hartford Convention: The Federalists and the Origins of Party Politics in Massachusetts, 1789-1815. New York: Knopf, 1970.
- Jortner, Adam. The Gods of Prophetstown: The Battle of Tippecanoe and the Holy War for the American Frontier. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.
- Malone, Bill C. Singing Cowboys and Musical Mountaineers: Southern Culture and the Roots of Country Music. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2003.
- Malone, Bill C. Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’: Country Music and the Southern Working Class. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2006.
- Morison, Samuel Eliot, Frederick Merk, and Frank Friedell. Dissent in Three American Wars. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1970.
- Peterson, Richard A. Creating Country Music: Fabricating Authenticity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999.
- Stagg, J.C.A. The War of 1812: Conflict for a Continent. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
- Sugden, John. Tecumseh: A Life. New York: Holt, 1997.
- Taylor, Alan. The Civil War of 1812: American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, and Indian Allies. New York: Vintage, 2010.