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20 April, 07:05

What did william henry seward want to do?

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  1. 20 April, 07:49
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    William Henry Seward wanted the United States to purchase Alaska, which was offered at a bargain price by the cash-strapped Tsar of Russia. While he was roundly mocked and Alaska was called Seward's Folly, the rich natural resources and strategic placement of Alaska ultimately justified his advice.
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