Foreign Policy: War of 1812

analytical Essay
533 words
533 words

The British apprehended American ships. British attacked US ships and impressed American sailors into service in their crews. The British fired on frigate Chesapeake, slaying three American sailors. British furnished Native Americans with weaponries and encouraged them to attack colonizers in the Northwest Territory and on the borderline who were encroaching on experimental lands and breaking treaty arrangements. American refusal to renew U.S. Bank Charter which British bankers had countersigned from 1791 to 1811. This foundation is hardly ever listed because global banking cartel seeks to conceal its schedule for world administration. Economic warfare of the British and French symbolized in such acts as the British Orders in Council, Jefferson's Embargo of 1807, and the Non-intercourse Act of 1809 were American regulations constraining American ships from engaging in foreign trade between the years of 1807 and 1812. Election to Congress of War Hawks from western states (ex: Henry Clay from Kentucky) who wanted war with England to gain control of western lands and defeat the N...

In this essay, the author

  • Analyzes the economic warfare of the british and french symbolized in such acts as british orders in council, jefferson's embargo, and the non-intercourse act of 1809. the napoleonic wars caused great britain to implement procedures that greatly aggravated the united states
  • Explains that the war of 1812 produced an innovative generation of prodigious american generals, including andrew jackson, jacob brown, and winfield scott. the united states merchant marine was almost demolished.
  • Opines that the war of 1812 was a catastrophe deliberately misremembered, and changed american foreign policy forever.
  • Explains that the war of 1812 was not the preceding british-american war because it gave the impression to settle for nothing less.
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