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The War of 1812 07/04/2009 13:04:00 Impressment- seizure of American ships, and pressing the naval officers onto the British  ships Many thousands of Americans were pressed into the British navy The British seized four “deserters”, who they thought were deserters and hanged one. Jefferson enacted embargos Jefferson feared that he was not strong enough Jefferson didn’t run for a 3rd term and Madison was elected The embargo forced the northern merchants into industrialization Jefferson hated the idea of industrialization? Growth of factories, immigration and citites Little to gain economically and militarily Temporary period of superficial consensus caused by the war Era of Good Feelings Didn’t last very long Maybe because of the embargo At the end of the war, Americans turned their attention inward again towards 
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