The Niagara Peninsula OGS Branch has compiled a limited-edition book to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. When Thomas Jefferson made his infamous prediction that, “the acquisition of Canada this year… will be a mere matter of marching,” he underestimated the courage and determination of the men and women of Upper Canada, including their First Nations allies.
Our book, More Than A Mere Matter of Marching, contains the fascinating stories of over 60 families whose experiences during the War of 1812 may never have been in print before. The book is 323 pages, contains both colour and black-and-white images, and an index of over 1700 names.
PRE-PUBLICATION PRICE (available Oct. 1 – Oct. 31, 2013): $25.00 shipping and handling
PUBLICATION PRICE: $30.00 shipping and handling
For further information, please visit the Niagara Peninsula OGS Branch website:http://www.ogs.on.ca/niagara/