Inspiration for the Longwoods Barn Quilt Trail
In the Midst of Alarms:
The Untold Story of Women and the War of 1812
This is a groundbreaking study of women – American, Canadian, British and aboriginal – who experienced the War of 1812. Dianne Graves distils her years of research in diaries, records, memoirs and correspondence into a colourful examination of the ordeals, tragedies and triumphs of women who endured a conflict wished for by neither of the belligerents.