The Resource Lords of the Lake : the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814, Robert Malcomson ; foreword by Donald E. Graves

Lords of the Lake : the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814, Robert Malcomson ; foreword by Donald E. Graves

Label
Lords of the Lake : the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814
Title
Lords of the Lake
Title remainder
the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814
Statement of responsibility
Robert Malcomson ; foreword by Donald E. Graves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the opposing commodores, Isaac Chauncey and Sir James Yeo, and the crucial battle for control of Lake Ontario, the longest battle of the War of 1812
Cataloging source
MdAN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malcomson, Robert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E355.1.O58
LC item number
M35 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War of 1812
  • Ontario, Lake, Region (N.Y. and Ont.)
  • United States
  • North America
  • United States
  • Military operations, Naval
Label
Lords of the Lake : the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814, Robert Malcomson ; foreword by Donald E. Graves
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto, Ont., Canada : Robin Brass Studio, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the banks of the lake : Lake Ontario before the war -- Opposing force to force : war is declared : 18 June 1812 -- Our navy ... is worse than nothing : the failure of the Provincial Marine : July-November 1812 -- Command of Lake Ontario : Chauncey's season of sucess : September-December 1812 -- Our prospects are far ... from flattering : winter projects : December 1812-March 1813 -- Everything shall be prepared : planning the campaign : February-April 1813 -- Things would have turned out better : the attack on York : 27 April 1813 -- They fought ... like lions : Fort George and Sackets Harbour : May 1813 -- We have the lake open to us : the Royal Navy at large : June and July 1813 -- Deer, she's gone! : Commodores meet : August 1813 -- Give the vapouring dog a sound drubbing : engagement at the Genesee : 11 September 1813 -- All or none : the Burlington races : 28 September 1813 -- Mere attendant upon the army : St. Lawrence Campaign : October-November 1813 -- Such a force ... may save the country : British naval escalation : Novermber 1813-March 1814 -- Augmentation of our naval force : preparations at Sackets Harbour : Novermber 1813-April 1814 -- Wary measures and occasional daring enterprises : actions at Oswego and Sandy Creek : April-June 1814 -- For God's sake let me see you : strife among the senior officers : June-November 1814 -- Returning peace at length is heard : winter arrives and the war ends
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 411 pages
Isbn
9781557505323
Lccn
98067770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40826555
  • (OCoLC)ocm40826555
Label
Lords of the Lake : the naval war on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814, Robert Malcomson ; foreword by Donald E. Graves
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto, Ont., Canada : Robin Brass Studio, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the banks of the lake : Lake Ontario before the war -- Opposing force to force : war is declared : 18 June 1812 -- Our navy ... is worse than nothing : the failure of the Provincial Marine : July-November 1812 -- Command of Lake Ontario : Chauncey's season of sucess : September-December 1812 -- Our prospects are far ... from flattering : winter projects : December 1812-March 1813 -- Everything shall be prepared : planning the campaign : February-April 1813 -- Things would have turned out better : the attack on York : 27 April 1813 -- They fought ... like lions : Fort George and Sackets Harbour : May 1813 -- We have the lake open to us : the Royal Navy at large : June and July 1813 -- Deer, she's gone! : Commodores meet : August 1813 -- Give the vapouring dog a sound drubbing : engagement at the Genesee : 11 September 1813 -- All or none : the Burlington races : 28 September 1813 -- Mere attendant upon the army : St. Lawrence Campaign : October-November 1813 -- Such a force ... may save the country : British naval escalation : Novermber 1813-March 1814 -- Augmentation of our naval force : preparations at Sackets Harbour : Novermber 1813-April 1814 -- Wary measures and occasional daring enterprises : actions at Oswego and Sandy Creek : April-June 1814 -- For God's sake let me see you : strife among the senior officers : June-November 1814 -- Returning peace at length is heard : winter arrives and the war ends
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 411 pages
Isbn
9781557505323
Lccn
98067770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40826555
  • (OCoLC)ocm40826555

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