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The Louisiana Purchase and American Expansion, 1803-1898

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ISBN-13: 978-0742549845
ISBN-10: 0742549844
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Given the expansive reach of this sturdy collection, historians in many fields will surely find gold somewhere within its boundaries. (Journal of American History)

A thought-provoking book. (Raymond D. Screws, University of Arkansas at Little Rock Great Plains Quarterly)

The Louisiana Purchase marked the true beginning of the American expansion into Thomas Jefferson's 'Empire of Liberty.' This fascinating collection explores how the American urge to reach outward, first across the continent and then across the globe, has remade America itself, often in ways that were unforeseen and unwelcome. The story of nineteenth-century American expansion, beginning with Louisiana and ending with Puerto Rico, is well worth considering in an era of globalization and global conflicts at the opening of the twenty-first century. (Keith E. Whittington, Princeton University)

About the Author

Sanford Levinson holds the W. St. John Garwood and W. St. John Garwood, Jr., Centennial Chair in Law at the University of Texas Law School and is professor of government at the University of Texas. Bartholomew Sparrow is associate professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 28, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0742549844
  • ISBN-13: 978-0742549845
  • Product Dimensions: 6.7 x 0.6 x 8.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 1.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,179,885 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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