Battle for Baltimore


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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 183 (August 2003), p. 48-55


Baltimore was the third largest city in America in 1814 and was next in line for destruction after the British had burned Washington. But the citizens of Baltimore rose to its defence and fought a tenacious battle against the redcoats and their rockets and bombships. J. Milsop tells the story of the defence of a city that helped win a war