Mapp. xiii
List of Illustrationsp. xv
Prelude: I See Nothing Else Leftp. 3
Chapter 1How Do You Like the War Now?p. 11
Chapter 2Laid in Ashesp. 33
Chapter 3The British Invasionp. 57
Chapter 4What the Devil Will They Do Here?p. 57
Chapter 5Be It So, We Will Proceedp. 95
Chapter 6The Enemy in Bladensburg!p. 121
Chapter 7The Battle for Washingtonp. 137
Chapter 8A Spectacle Terrible and Magnificentp. 165
Chapter 9They Feel Strongly the Disgracep. 189
Chapter 10Hide Our Headsp. 209
Chapter 11The Arrogant Foep. 225
Chapter 12The Mission of Francis Scott Keyp. 247
Chapter 13The Town Must Be Burnedp. 269
Chapter 14The Battle for Baltimorep. 287
Chapter 15The Rockets' Red Glarep. 311
Chapter 16Does That Star-Spangled Banner Yet Wave?p. 337
Chapter 17Our Glorious Peacep. 363
Epiloguep. 391
Acknowledgmentsp. 423
Notesp. 427
Selected Bibliographyp. 505
Indexp. 519