The War of 1812 premiered October 10, 2011.
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Bonus Features

The Making of the War of 1812.
Military Realities, an examination of the communication, logistics, weaponry and uniforms.
The Canadian Perspective presents the British North American perspective.
Black soldiers and sailors in the War of 1812.
The British Blockade examines the effects the British exerted on U.S. Navy and shipping.
Military Medicine in the War surveys the risks soldiers took on the battlefield and camps.
The Treaty of Ghent outlines the agreement that ended the war.
The Legacy of the War of 1812 and the impact it had on Native nations in North America.

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American gun crew

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British troops and commanders on parade

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British troops re-enacting a battle scene

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Re-enactor at the helm of the Pride of Baltimore

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The Pride of Baltimore

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Tecumseh's warriors at the Battle of the Thames

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Re-enactor portraying Tecumseh at the Battle of the Thames

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Winter battle

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Sun setting over a military encampment

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