Summary: Chronicles the burning of Washington, DC at the hands of the British during the War of 1812, documenting the escape of the first family and the Battle of Fort McHenry.
Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 975 SNO
Summary: More than 140 detailed maps tell the story of pivotal episodes in world history, from the first human migrations out of Africa to the space race. Custom regional and global maps present the history of the world in action, charting how events traced patterns on land and ocean--patterns of exploration, discovery, or conquest that created empires, colonies, or theaters of war. Thoughtful...
Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing ; Smithsonian 2018