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Why did America help Mexico against the French?

To prevent a puppet state on its southern border, which would eventually result in a larger conflict between both France and the United States. President Lincoln provided fina (MORE)

French intervention in the War of Independence and how did they contribute to the America's victory?

To sum up...an historical quotation.."it is a War America could not have survived without French assistance". Americans travelled to Paris 4 times pleading for their help in t (MORE)

Why did the French attack Mexico?

As a consequence of the large indebtedness acquired after both the  Mexican-American War (1846-1848) and the Reform Wars (1857-1861),  the Mexican government faced such econ (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

Why did Mexico owe money to the French?

As a consequence of the large indebtedness acquired after both the Mexican-American War (1846-1848) and the Reform Wars (1857-1861), the Mexican government faced such economic (MORE)

What motivated the French intervention in the American Revolution?

France had been defeated by the UK in the Seven Years Wars and when the American Revolution began King Louis determined that anything France could do to injure, irritate or in (MORE)