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River of Dark Dreams

Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom
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When Jefferson acquired the Louisiana Territory, he envisioned an âeoeempire for libertyâe#157; populated by self-sufficient white farmers. Cleared of Native Americans and the remnants of European empires by Andrew Jackson, the Mississippi Valley was transformed instead into a booming capitalist economy commanded by wealthy…

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