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As the fifth president of the united states, james monroe purchased florida from spain, extended the country's territory into the pacific northwest, helped control sectional tensions and. Learn about president james monroe with homeschool books & resources perfect for these books provide students with an introduction to the office of the president. James monroe 5th united states president « previous next » in office mar 4, 1817 – mar 3, 1825 v president daniel tompkins political party democratic-republican personal info born apr.
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