Quarter 2 Thematic Essay US History and Government This essay will count as 100 pt. assignment for Quarter 2. It is due 12/18/15 and will not be accepted after 12/21/15. Task: The American Revolution and The War of 1812 are often compared to one another. In a well organized 4 paragraph thematic essay compare and contrast the two wars. Be sure to include an introduction with a thesis statement, 2 body paragraphs and a conclusion. In your writing be sure to explain why each event is a major turning point in United States History.