Robert Malcomson

Robert Malcomson was a leading Canadian historian of the War of 1812. His many books included A Very Brilliant Affair: The Battle of Queenstown Heights, 1812 (Naval Institute Press, 2003); Historical Dictionary of the War of 1812 (Scarecrow Press, 2005); and Capital in Flames: The American Attack on York, 1813 (Naval Institute Press, 2008). Mr. Malcomson passed away on 21 July 2009.

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