Canadian government forces burn US steamer Caroline

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Historical Context Note

The British government of Canada sets fire to a steamship, the Caroline, belonging to the United States of America, which is helping the rebels.
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Citation:
Editors. "Canadian government forces burn US steamer Caroline". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18022, accessed 01 October 2014.]