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Louisiana Purchase
U.S. got the better end of the deal when Napoleon sold this land for 15 million with Jefferson taking a big risk
Barbary Pirates
pirates that were blackmailing and plundering merchant ships that went to the Mediterranean
Undeclared Naval War
the war in which the French were furious with Jay’s Treaty and began to seize American merchant vessels
War of 1812
war when we went to war with Britain and lacked a strong navy and dealt with impressments
Eli Whitney
created the cotton gin
Orders of Council
name of the term in which orders closed ports under French continental control to foreign shipping unless vessels first stopped at a British port
Force Bill
name of the bill in which President A. Jackson authorized the use fo whatever force necessary to execute laws