Why War Of 1812 Happened?

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The war of 1812 is one to remember. The war happened between the British and the Americans. This happened because the British stopped trade with the Americans due to a war between the British and the French. Another reason was because of the impressment that the British started against the American sailors. For these reasons, the war of 1812 happened. Document A talks about The impressment of Americans. The impressment ( men being captured and forced to join the Royal Navy ) of American sailers was not the Americans fault. The British wanted people in the Royal Navy so they thought it was ok to just take our men. Which its not. The Americans were very upset about this. That as one reason why the war of 1812 started. In document B, it talks
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