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In the end, the Constitution of 1789 leaned more towards the Federalist perspective of John Adams, but it also left many serious decisions up to the states. Gettysburg stopped Lee from invading the North, and Vicksburg gave the Union control over the Mississippi River. [95] In 1864, a Union Army under William T. Just as the city of New Orleans is critical because it is the lynchpin of the entire Mississippi watershed, Cuba, too, is critical because it oversees New Orleans' access to the wider world from its perch on the Yucatan Channel and Florida Straits.

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