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What"s the deal?

Jefferson, Napoleon, and the Louisiana Purchase

by Rhoda Blumberg

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Relations with Americans -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Diplomatic negotiations in international disputes -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Louisiana Purchase -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Louisiana Purchase.,
    • France -- Foreign relations -- 1792-1815 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • France -- Colonies -- America -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1783-1815 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • France -- Foreign relations -- 1792-1815.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1783-1815.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 and the political maneuverings of Napoleon and Jefferson that made it possible.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-139) and index.

      Statementby Rhoda Blumberg.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC157 .B55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL696193M
      ISBN 100792270134
      LC Control Number97043679


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