Duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr by J. Mund
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The U.S. invasions into Canada were not a success in terms of immediate land acquizition. They did, however, make it difficult enough for the British to give up helping the formation of an Indian State.
Hamilton was in several duels. His son was killed three years earlier. Some say this affected him emotionally and impacted his perfmance against Burr.