Why did France sell the Louisiana…

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  1. Finder

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    Why did France sell the Louisiana territory
     
  2. Marcmurphy

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    Notonly did France need the money, they also knew they could not defend itagainst aggressive American expansion. Basically, they knew they wouldeventually lose it and may as well get something out of it.
     

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