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Mr. and Mrs. Madison Go to War

January 3, 2012

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From the Bloomsbury Press catalog . . .  August 28, 1814.Dressed in black, James Madison mourns the nation’s loss. Smoke rises from the ruin of the Capitol before him; a mile away stands the blackened shell of the White House. The British have laid waste to Washington City, and as Mr. Madison gazes at the […]

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