• Manifest destiny - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manifest_Destiny In the 19th century, Manifest Destiny was a widely held belief in the United States that American settlers were destined to expand throughout the continent.
  • Manifest Destiny - U-S-History.com

    www.u-s-history.com/pages/h337.html Manifest Destiny was a phrase which invoked the idea of divine sanction for the territorial expansion of the United States. It first appeared in print in 1845, in the ...
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    www.history.com/topics/manifest-destiny Find out more about the history of Manifest Destiny, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
    • What is Manifest Destiny? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

      www.wisegeek.org/what-is-manifest-destiny.htm Manifest Destiny was the theory that America's destiny was to expand West. The popular Manifest Destiny theory heavily influenced...
    • Manifest Destiny [ushistory.org]

      www.ushistory.org/us/29.asp A symbol of Manifest Destiny, the figure "Columbia" moves across the land in advance of settlers, replacing darkness with light and ignorance with civilization.
    • Manifest Destiny - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Manifest_Destiny Manifest Destiny is a nineteenth-century belief that the United States had a mission to expand westward across the North American continent, spreading its form of ...