Skip to content

Response to Review of How Britain won the War of 1812: The Royal Navy’s Blockades of the United States, 1812-1815

Reviewer William S. Dudley is of course right; privateers of any nationality did, initially, get rather short shrift until the book’s conclusions, while attention was being focussed on the sub-title, The Royal Navy’s Blockades of the United States. Privateers are briefly discussed, in both the context of definitions, and that of Warren’s numerous difficulties, andContinue reading “Response to Review of How Britain won the War of 1812: The Royal Navy’s Blockades of the United States, 1812-1815”