Twenty-Six. James Monroe, James Madison, and the War of 1812: A Difficult Interlude

  1. Stuart Leibiger
  1. J. C. A. Stagg

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118281369.ch26

A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe

A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe

How to Cite

Stagg, J. C. A. (2012) James Monroe, James Madison, and the War of 1812: A Difficult Interlude, in A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe (ed S. Leibiger), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118281369.ch26

Editor Information

  1. La Salle University, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Virginia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470655221

Online ISBN: 9781118281369

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Keywords:

  • James Monroe, James Madison, and the War of 1812;
  • Madison–Monroe relationship;
  • Monroe, and estrangement and reconciliation;
  • Washington National Intelligencer;
  • Monroe's newspaper editorials, in defense of administration policy;
  • Fall of Detroit to the Fall of Washington;
  • the burning of Washington, Monroe with new opportunities;
  • low point of Madison's political career;
  • restoration of government in a ruined capital;
  • twilight of the Virginia Dynasty

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Estrangement and Reconciliation

  • From the Fall of Detroit to the Fall of Washington

  • Restoring Government and Peace

  • The Twilight of the Virginia Dynasty

  • Further Reading