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Why did France help America after the Battle of Saratoga?


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October 09, 2012 6:15AM

why did France help the Americans after their victory at Saratoga. Revenge for their losses in the Seven Years War.And to disrupt possible British naval hegemony after the Seven Years War.Of course what happened is France ended up paving the way for the French revolution.