Hardcover: 596 pages
Publisher: Forgotten Books (January 15, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.3 x 9 inches
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Excerpt from Missouri, Vol. 2: The Center State, 1821-1915I know that the acquisition of Louisiana has been disapproved by some. From a candid apprehension that the enlargement of our territory would endanger our Union. But can you limit the extent to which the federative principle may operate effectively? The larger our association, the less will it be shaken by local passions; and in any view IS it not bet ter that the opposite bank of the Miss...