The WAR OF 1812 (1812-1815) is the most popular war ever to grace the Americas. Americans think they won it, the Canadians think they won it, and the British have no idea they fought in it. In the US it has been called the Second Revolutionary War, in Canada it is remembered as the war in which Canada stopped the US trying to annex them, and like we said, the British don't even know it happened. In fact, nobody outside North America knows it happened. This is . . .