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Louisiana Purchase - Wikipedia

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The Louisiana Purchase was the acquisition of the Louisiana territory (828,000 square miles) ... Jefferson agreed that the U.S. Constitution did not contain explicit provisions for acquiring territo...

How did the Louisiana Purchase affect America? | Reference.com

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The Louisiana Purchase significantly increased the size of the United States, which began the expansion of the country towards the West. It also laid the ...

How the Louisiana Purchase Changed the World | History ...

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When Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory from France, ... The Louisiana Purchase nearly doubled the size of the United States and the cost of ... This was the key to our international influence. .... And yes, I did that on purpose.

How did the Louisiana Purchase change the United States? - Quora

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Oct 28, 2015 ... It's the Deal of the Centuries that I believe still made Napoleon turning in his grave. ... Related QuestionsMore Answers Below. What were the pros and cons of the Louisiana purchase? How did the Louisiana Purchase change ...

How the Louisiana Purchase Transformed America | U.S. Law ...

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Feb 1, 2013 ... This year marks 210 years since the Louisiana Purchase, which added 828,000 square miles to the territory of the United States, doubling its ...

Westward Expansion: The Louisiana Purchase [ushistory.org]

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Jefferson's plans for the nation depended upon western expansion and access to international markets for American farm products. This vision was threatened, ...

Louisiana Purchase - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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With the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, the United States purchased ... Spain, no longer a dominant European power, did little to develop Louisiana during the ...

8 Things You May Not Know About the Louisiana Purchase - History ...

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Apr 30, 2013 ... On the anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase, take a look behind the scenes of ... Yet it also had detractors on both the French and American sides. ... It did not finish repaying the loan until 1823, by which time the total cost for ...

Louisiana Purchase and African Americans (1803) | The Black Past ...

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It is ironic that the 1803 Louisiana Purchase from France was instigated by one of the few successful slave rebellions. Toussaint L'Overture on St. Dominique ...

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A watershed event in American history, the purchase of the Louisiana Territory ... French did not own New Orleans and thus could not sell it to the United States.