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Unformatted text preview: French and British • the Non-Intercourse Act replaced the Embargo Act, which reopened trade with all the nations of the world, except France and England Jefferson’s Legacy • Jefferson was the one who truly set the two term precedent because he opted to not run for a third term Madison: Dupe of Napoleon • In 1810: Macon’s Bill No. 2, which while permitting American trade with all the world • Napoleon said that the regulations were lifted but they really weren’t which caused them to be duped into trading against England War Whoops Arouse the War Hawks • In 1811, new politicians swept away the older ones • they appointed Henry Clay of Kentucky, then 34 years old, to Speaker of the House • The Prophet and Tecumseh said that all Indians should unite and decide on what they did with their land • Tecumseh was killed at the Battle of Thames, and the Indian confederacy dream perished • War was declared in 1812to stop the Indian threat...
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This note was uploaded on 09/17/2008 for the course HIST 171 taught by Professor Ss during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
- Fall '08