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The war of 1812 is popularly remembered in the united states as a war to defend american rights and honor on the high seas and, later in the war, to protect american cities such as baltimore and new orleans from british attacks. Myths of the war of 1812 (2006) robert malcomson, a very brilliant affair: the battle of queenston heights, 1812 (2003), and lords of the lake: the naval war on lake ontario, 1812-1814 (2001) john sugden, tecumseh's last stand (1990) wb turner, the war of 1812: the war that both sides won (2000) and british generals in the war of 1812. The basics - the war of 1812 is sometimes called the second war of independence or the forgotten war it was fought until 1815 between the united states and great britain this conflict was caused mainly by the us resentment of british naval harassment the british were already at war with france. American merchants and greed can be held at fault for this costly american war 1 comment on the war of 1812: summary & analysis.