Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Afterclap Of The Revolution

An account of the Battle of Châteauguay: ...(published in Montreal):

The War of 1812 has been called by an able historian "the afterclap of the Revolution." The Revolution was, indeed, true thunder--a courageous, and in the main, high-principled struggle. Its afterclap of 1812 displayed little but empty bombast and greed.

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