From to territorial expansion tore the United States apart. Territorial expansion itself was not a debated issue. Spurred by the concept of Manifest Destiny, almost everyone believed that America should extend from sea to shining sea and maybe even farther. But it was the issue of the expansion of slavery into the new territories that pitted the North against the South and split our nation apart. The first real crisis over territorial expansion took place in over the admission of the state of Missouri.
U.S. Slavery: Timeline, Figures & Abolition - HISTORY
The history of higher education in the United States begins with Harvard College and continues to the present time. American higher education is known throughout the world. Religious denominations established most early colleges in order to train ministers. They were modeled after Oxford and Cambridge universities in England, as well as Scottish universities. Harvard College was founded by the Massachusetts Bay colonial legislature in , and named after an early benefactor.
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Looking back at these time periods we can see what was considered. NATO operations or even joining, Russia became steadily uneasy. Black presents a plethora of primary accounts of the years encompassing NATO expansion to give the reader an idea exactly what the Russian government was thinking at the time.