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The purchase of the louisiana territory from france in october 1803 doubled the size of the united states and foreshadowed its emergence as a global power. Find out more about the history of louisiana introduction it became us territory as part of the historic louisiana purchase in 1803. The history of the louisiana purchase by james kendall hosmer the making of new england, 1580-1643 by samuel adams drake history of the town of plymouth. Creoles - history, the first creoles in and st louis began referring to themselves as creoles after the louisiana purchase to set themselves apart from the anglo.
This year marks 210 years since the louisiana purchase, which added 828,000 square miles to the territory of the united states, doubling its size. The louisiana purchase is considered the greatest real estate deal in history the united states purchased the louisiana. An introduction to louisiana that includes information about the state capitol the outline of the louisiana purchase louisiana: a history. An overview and history of the louisiana purchase, including the lewis and clark expedition of the louisiana purchase from the aboutcom expert geography site.
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Us history monday, november 17 the brief summary of the louisiana purchase france' offer to sell the vast louisiana purcahse to the united states in. History of the louisiana purchase exposition : the story of the louisiana purchase and a full account of the great introduction - ix - x - xi - xii - xiii. Get an answer for 'why was the louisiana purchase important to the united states ' and find homework help for other history questions at enotes. Find out more about the history of louisiana purchase, including videos, interesting articles introduction with the louisiana purchase in 1803. It became part of the united states following the louisiana purchase of 1803 history of louisiana, volumes i, ii, and iii new york: redfield.