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The Louisiana Purchase

From Independence to Lewis and Clark (Making a New Nation)

Published by Compass Point Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English.

About the Book

Looks at the political and economic history of the region between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains which, when purchased in 1803, doubled the size of the United States and led the way to further expansion.

About the Edition

Looks at the political and economic history of the region between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains which, when purchased by Jefferson in 1803, doubled the size of the United States and led the way to further expansion.

Table of Contents

A vast frontier
Spainish Louisiana
Fighting for the river
Two treaties
Napoléon's dream
Jefferson's dream
Warning of war
A great bargain
A great nation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
We the people, We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Genre
Juvenile literature.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
973.4/6
Library of Congress
E333 .B87 2002

The Physical Object

Pagination
48 p. :
Number of pages
48

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3938852M
Internet Archive
louisianapurchas0000burg
ISBN 10
0756502101
LC Control Number
2001004740
OCLC/WorldCat
47764245
Library Thing
5399831
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