Unformatted text preview: though they were doing God’s work by bringing technology and other things to these countries, but in the end we know that it was really just to take advantage of these countries They didn’t want South America and Central America to end up like Africa There were major resources in South and Central America such as sugar, oil, rubber, coffee, tobacco, water, and coastline access. They thought that it would be easy to take over south American countries because they were not democracies...
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- Spring '10
- History, Americas, South American countries, Roosevelt advance America